For all your dictionary needs!
Tip. You can look up words, expressions, names, titles...
Header of Aggravated Assault

Aggravated Assault

Aggravated Assault is a tautogram (all words start with the same letter). View more tautograms!

Definition of the noun aggravated assault

What does aggravated assault mean as a name of something?


  1. a reckless attack with intent to injure seriously (as with a deadly weapon)
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • more generic word: assault = a threatened or attempted physical attack by someone who appears to be able to cause bodily harm if not stopped


  1. Aggravated Assault is a musical group.
    • albums: "It Could Happen to You", "Out on Bail"
  2. Aggravated Assault is a musical group.
    • album: "The Boulevard Brut"


"Aggravated Assault" is a musical album of DBase5.


Aggravated Assault is a criminal offense.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Aggravated Assault

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewFundamentals of Criminal Justice: A Sociological View (2011)

by Steven E. Barkan, George J. Bryjak

Aggravated assault is the unlawful and intentional causing of serious bodily harm with or without a deadly weapon, or the unlawful intentional attempt or threat of serious bodily harm with a deadly weapon. It can be contrasted with simple ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Social Problems (2008)

by Vincent N. Parrillo

distinguishes between aggravated assault and nonaggravated assault, the latter of which may include simple assault and intimidation. Aggravated assault refers to the unlawful attack by one person ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Crime and Punishment (2002)

by David Levinson

an aggravated assault is an "attack or attempted attack with a weapon, regardless of whether or not an injury occurred and attack without a weapon when ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of the Laws of England (1897)

Being a New Abridgment by the Most Eminent Legal Authorities by Sir Alexander Wood Renton, William Bowstead

Aggravated Assault is not, ...

Google previewNolo's Plain-English Law Dictionary (2009)

by Gerald Hill Attorney

aggravated assault The crime of physically attacking another person ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Theoretical Criminology (2014)

by J. Mitchell Miller

defines aggravated assault as “an attack ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Victimology and Crime Prevention (2010)

by Bonnie S. Fisher, Steven P. Lab

Although aggravated assault is the more serious of the crimes, simple assaults occur at higher rates than aggravated assaults. The NCVS reports that there are approximately three times as many simple as aggravated assaults. In 2007, there ...

Google previewDictionary of Legal Terms, 5th edition

by Steven H. Gifis

AGGRAVATED ASSAULT see assault. AGGRAVATED FELONY a felony is a serious crime, usually punishable by more than one year in prison, as compared to a misdemeanor, which is a lesser offense. For immigration purposes, the term ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Adoption (2007)

by Christine A. Adamec, Laurie C. Miller

Aggravated assault against the child or another child of the parent • The parent has exposed the child to or demonstrated an inability to protect the child from substantial harm or risk for substantial harm, and the child or another child: • Has ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Violence, Peace, and Conflict (2008)

Aggravated assault Aggravated assault ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Aggravated Assault

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Video about Aggravated Assault

Aggravated assault Meaning

Video shows what aggravated assault means. Assault with disregard for the value of life, or with a deadly weapon.. Aggravated assault Meaning. How to ...

See also the pronunciation examples of Aggravated Assault!

Share this page


Go to the usage examples of Aggravated Assault to see it in context!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary