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Synonyms for bombardment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. barrage, bombardment, outpouring, onslaught(noun)

    the rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication (spoken or written)

    "a barrage of questions"; "a bombardment of mail complaining about his mistake"

    Synonyms:
    battery, onrush, overflow, spring, fountain, onset, shelling, bombardment, discharge, gush, onslaught, flood, run, attack, barrage, bombing, natural spring, barrage fire, outpouring, flush, outflow

  2. barrage, barrage fire, battery, bombardment, shelling(noun)

    the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target

    "they laid down a barrage in front of the advancing troops"; "the shelling went on for hours without pausing"

    Synonyms:
    barrage fire, barrage, outpouring, stamp battery, electric battery, bombardment, onslaught, shelling, assault and battery, battery, bombing

  3. bombardment(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    battery, outpouring, bombing, barrage fire, shelling, onslaught, barrage

  4. bombing, bombardment(noun)

    an attack by dropping bombs

    Synonyms:
    barrage fire, barrage, outpouring, bombardment, onslaught, shelling, battery, bombing

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bombardment(n.)

    Synonyms:
    attack with bombs

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

bombing, shelling, bombed, bombarded, strikes, strike, shelled, bombings, airstrike, bombard, bomber, gunfire, bomb


Translations for bombardment

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • бамбёжка, бамбава́ннеBelarusian
  • бомбардиро́вкаBulgarian
  • Beschuss, Bombardierung, BombardementGerman
  • bombardeoSpanish
  • pommitus, hiukkaspommitus, tykistökeskitysFinnish
  • bombardementFrench
  • bombardamentoItalian
  • הַפצָצָהHebrew
  • 衝撃, 砲撃, 爆撃, 照射Japanese
  • 포격Korean
  • bombardementDutch
  • bombardeio, bombardeamentoPortuguese
  • bombardare, bombardamentRomanian
  • артобстре́л, бомбардиро́вка, бомбёжка, канона́да, артиллери́йский обстре́лRussian
  • бомбува́ння, бомбардува́нняUkrainian

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