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Synonyms for bombardment

Synonyms for (noun) bombardment

Synonyms: bombardment, bombing Definition: an attack by dropping bombs

Similar words: onrush, onset, onslaught, attack Definition: (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons) Usage: the attack began at dawn

Synonyms: bombardment Definition: the act (or an instance) of subjecting a body or substance to the impact of high-energy particles (as electrons or alpha rays)

Similar words: radiation Definition: the act of spreading outward from a central source

Synonyms: barrage, barrage fire, battery, bombardment, shelling Definition: the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target Usage: they laid down a barrage in front of the advancing troops; the shelling went on for hours without pausing

Similar words: fire, firing Definition: the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy Usage: hold your fire until you can see the whites of their eyes; they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire

Synonyms: onslaught, outpouring, bombardment, barrage Definition: the rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication (spoken or written) Usage: a barrage of questions; a bombardment of mail complaining about his mistake

Similar words: language, linguistic communication Definition: a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols Usage: he taught foreign languages; the language introduced is standard throughout the text; the speed with which a program can be executed depends on the language in which it is written