advance against

See: assail
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He then commanded his trumpet to sound a defiance to the challengers, and desired a herald to announce to them, that he should make no election, but was willing to encounter them in the order in which they pleased to advance against him.
I protest in advance against any such outrageous invasion of my private life.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army and the National Defense Forces (NDF) continued their advance against the militant groups in Lattakia and seized full control over four more strategic villages after hours of fierce clashes with the militants on Tuesday.
Summary: Allied Kurdish and Syrian Free Army forces are continuing to advance against Islamic State militants in and around the besieged border city of Kobani, Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) leader Saleh Muslim said.
Deposits and Guarantees required: Possibility of an advance against the creation of a first demand guarantee or a joint and several guarantee.
The Nikkei stock index tumbled to its lowest level in two months Wednesday morning in Tokyo amid concerns over rising tensions in Syria and the yen's sharp advance against the U.
LOU-NUER ADVANCE AGAINST YAUYAU REBELS Meanwhile, Jonglei governor Kuol Manyang Juuk, said the Lou-Nuer's armed youth have advanced against Yauyau rebels in their recent retaliatory offensive against the latter, expressing fears of humanitarian disaster in the area.
DAILY STAR: Parliament session hinges on Aoun's bloc Syrian troops advance against rebels in Damascus Army arrests six for transporting weapons, gear A.
58 crore from the public mainly as advance against plot bookings.
Founder Steve Dayman said it was the biggest advance against meningitis since he lost his son to the disease 30 years ago and it will save thousands of lives and spare families so much suffering.
Cain spoke at a news conference to respond to Sharon Bialek, a Chicago woman who went public on Monday with allegations that he made a crude advance against her in 1997.
Safina was fortunate to advance against a player ranked 166 places below her in the world.