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set upon

see definition of set upon
  • as inlunge
  • as inmob
  • as inassail
  • as inassault
  • as inattack
  • as instrike
  • as inbeleaguer
  • as inwaylay
  • as ingo for
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Synonyms for set upon

verb pounce, dive for
  • bound
  • leap
  • lurch
  • poke
  • stab
  • thrust
  • burst
  • charge
  • cut
  • dash
  • drive
  • hit
  • jab
  • jump
  • pitch
  • plunge
  • push
  • strike
  • surge
  • fall upon
  • set upon

Antonyms for set upon

  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • lose
  • repress
  • retreat
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to set upon

assail

verb. attack, usually with words

assailed

verb. attack, usually with words

assault

verb. attack

assaulted

verb. attack

attack

verb. assault physically

attacking

verb. assault physically
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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