Definition of attacking in US English:

attacking

adjective

  • 1Launching or engaging in a military or violent physical attack.

    ‘the attacking troops met almost no opposition at first’
  • 2British (in sports) making a forceful attempt to score or otherwise gain an advantage.

    ‘Leeds showed some good attacking play’

Pronunciation

attacking

/əˈtakiNG//əˈtækɪŋ/