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Aggravated Assault

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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


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Aggravated Assault is a criminal offense.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Aggravated Assault

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Google previewThe Wolters Kluwer Bouvier Law Dictionary (2015)

Quick Reference by Stephen Michael Sheppard


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

by Gerald Hill Attorney

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

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 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 previewEncyclopedia of Interpersonal Violence (2008)

by Claire M. Renzetti, Jeffrey L. Edleson

Aggravated assault is a form of interpersonal violence that involves either serious injury to the victim or the threat of force by...

Nationwide information on aggravated assault is provided by two primary sources of information: the FBI's Uniform ...

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 previewEncyclopedia of Violence, Peace, and Conflict (2008)

Aggravated assault Aggravated assault ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Nursing Research, Third Edition (2011)

by Joyce J. Fitzpatrick, PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN, Meredith Kazer, PhD, APRN, A/GNP-BC

The study group then classified child delinquents into three categories: serious child delinquents who had committed one or more criminal acts—homicide, aggravated assault, robbery, rape, or serious arson; other child delinquents—all other ...

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 previewEncyclopedia of Social Deviance (2014)

by Craig J. Forsyth, Heith Copes

Aggravated Assault. It is an unlawful attack by one person on another for the purpose of inflicting severe or aggravated bodily injury. This type of assault is usually accompanied by the use of a weapon or by other means likely to produce death ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Theoretical Criminology (2014)

by J. Mitchell Miller

defines aggravated assault as “an attack ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Police Science (2007)

by Jack R. Greene

CRIME, SERIOUS VIOLENT Definitions In general usage, serious violent crime consists of the crimes of murder/non- negligentmanslaughter, rape,robbery,and aggravated assault. Other behaviors have been defined as serious violent crimes , ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Domestic Violence and Abuse (2013)

by Laura L. Finley

Aggravated assault: An unlawful attack by one person on another involving the use or display of a weapon in a threatening manner, or when the victim suffers obvious severe or aggravated bodily injury, such as broken bones, loss of teeth, ...

Google previewWebster's New World Law Dictionary (2010)

by Jonathan Wallace, Susan Ellis Wild

aggravated assault. A criminal assault accompanied by circumstances that ...

Google previewDictionary of Crime (1992)

Criminal Justice, Criminology, and Law Enforcement by Jay Robert Nash

aggravated assault - LTC, SCL. aggravated assault The attempt to cause or the causing of serious injury intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly with indifference to the value of human life, or causing injury with a deadly weapon. Jurisdictions ...

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

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