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Synonyms for onslaught

Synonyms for (noun) onslaught

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

Similar words: military operation, operation Definition: activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign) Usage: it was a joint operation of the navy and air force

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

Synonyms: onslaught Definition: a sudden and severe onset of trouble

Similar words: trouble Definition: an event causing distress or pain Usage: what is the trouble?; heart trouble