launch against

launch something against someone or something

to set something going against someone or something. The general launched an attack against the town. Claire launched a gossip attack against James.
See also: launch
References in classic literature ?
And all the while from out of the blue sky Fate was forging a thunderbolt to launch against him!
Sources also told that proper crackdown will be launch against illegal encroachment on both sides of Railway road, next week so that reconstruction of road could be started.
Al-Zawahri, who has already said al-Qaeda were behind the bombings, said: "The blessed London attack was one which al-Qaeda was honoured to launch against the British crusaders' arrogance and against the American crusader aggression on the Islamic nation for 100 years.
Previous Amraam testing has included a live, guided launch against a Mirach target drone that resulted in a kill.
John's Law School, addressed the subject of the current litigious society and the frequent lawsuits shareholders launch against boards and directors.
But even as he was speaking, missiles were being readied for launch against Baghdad.
It supports all current protocols as well as unit, functional and regression tests needed to build and launch against current WSDL and SOAP objects.
This solution supports all current protocols as well as unit, functional and regression tests needed to build and launch against current WSDL and SOAP objects.