set on

Definitions of set on
  1. verb
    attack someone physically or emotionally
    synonyms: assail, assault, attack
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    bait
    attack with dogs or set dogs upon
    set, sic
    urge to attack someone
    bulldog
    attack viciously and ferociously
    rush
    attack suddenly
    blindside
    attack or hit on or from the side where the attacked person's view is obstructed
    savage
    attack brutally and fiercely
    reassail
    assail again
    jump
    make a sudden physical attack on
    beset, set upon
    assail or attack on all sides: "The zebra was beset by leopards"
    desecrate, outrage, profane, violate
    violate the sacred character of a place or language
    molest
    harass or assault sexually; make indecent advances to
    bear down, charge
    to make a rush at or sudden attack upon, as in battle
    gang-rape
    rape (someone) successively with several attackers
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