Translation of assail in Spanish:

assail

Pronunciation: /əˈseɪl/

vt

  • [formal] atacar* she was assailed by a group of journalists un grupo de periodistas se abalanzó sobre ella or la asedió I was assailed by doubts me asaltaron las dudas a feeling of helplessness assailed her la invadió una sensación de impotencia

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In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.