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Synonyms for bombardbɒmˈbɑrd, bəm-; ˈbɒm bɑrd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bombardon, bombard(verb)

    a large shawm; the bass member of the shawm family

    helicon, bombardon, bombard

  2. pelt, bombard(verb)

    cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile

    "They pelted each other with snowballs"

    barrage, pepper, bombard, pelt, rain buckets, rain cats and dogs, bomb, pour, stream

  3. bombard, bomb(verb)

    throw bombs at or attack with bombs

    "The Americans bombed Dresden"

    fail, pelt, barrage, flunk, bombard, flush it, bomb

  4. bombard, barrage(verb)

    address with continuously or persistently, as if with a barrage

    "The speaker was barraged by an angry audience"; "The governor was bombarded with requests to grant a pardon to the convicted killer"

    pelt, barrage, bombard, bomb

  5. bombard(verb)

    direct high energy particles or radiation against

    pelt, barrage, bomb


  1. bombard(noun)


  2. bombard(noun)

    To attack something with bombs, artillery shells or other missiles or projectiles.


  3. bombard(verb)

    To attack something or someone by directing objects at them.


  4. bombard(verb)

    To direct at a substance an intense stream of high-energy particles, usually sub-atomic or made of at most a few atoms.


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bombard(v. a.)

    attack with bombs

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List of paraphrases:

bombards, bomb, bombs, bombardment, strikes

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