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Definition of "assailing" []

  • Present participle of assail. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "assailing" in a sentence
  • "I find nothing productive in assailing someone else's choices or life, and that is pretty much the level to which this "debate" has sunk."
  • "The first she calls assailing, where I'm rough on Carl Sagan and Jesse Jackson, Mario Cuomo, Teddy Kennedy, Lowell Weicker, Elizabeth Taylor and so on; then analyzing specific problems, I hope shrewdly."
  • "Audacity seems to refer to the assailing of others."