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What is the opposite of back off?

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Opposite of to retreat, especially from a confronting situation
To attack, especially by advancing suddenly and quickly
“He saw the next wave of attackers gathering to charge the platoon position.”
To rush forward, especially suddenly and with speed
“There are those who run, those who hide, those that charge headlong, and those that push their friends in front of themselves for protection.”
To confront or come up against
“The up-and-comer will meet the reigning champion in the ring tomorrow.”
To advance or to proceed forward
“We would progress toward the summit while enjoying the magnificent views surrounding us.”
To draw near a specified destination
“By sunset, the Vikings would approach the village, ready to raid and pillage.”
To be involved in
“I do not have the time to concern myself with any additional activities or responsibilities.”
To physically attack ferociously and wound
“Be careful of animals in the wild that have been known to savage campers.”
To move in a specified direction
“The lemmings continue to head for the cliff, regardless of the consequences.”
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