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Synonyms for bombardment
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  1. barrage, bombardment, outpouring, onslaughtnoun

    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, discharge, gush, onslaught, flood, run, attack, barrage, bombing, natural spring, barrage fire, outpouring, flush, outflow

  2. barrage, barrage fire, battery, bombardment, shellingnoun

    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, onslaught, shelling, assault and battery, battery, bombing

  3. bombardmentnoun

    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, bombardmentnoun

    an attack by dropping bombs

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

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Editors Contribution

  1. dodgeball

    to strike a player with a rubber ball. while the person without the ball runs away.

    during bombardment i was the second person out.

    Submitted by rinat on August 11, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bombardmentnoun

    Synonyms:
    attack with bombs

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How to use bombardment in a sentence?

  1. Carl Alwmark:

    There are too many craters at this point for it just to be a coincidence, if we start finding even more of these larger craters, then you should start speculating about whether this [bombardment] could have had a profound impact on the evolution of Earth's biology.

  2. Lieutenant Colonel Didier Badjeck:

    After that, the head of state ordered the air force to carry out strikes. With the bombardment, the fighters were forced to decamp from Achigachia.

  3. Staffan de Mistura:

    We see a full-scale ground offensive and aerial bombardment, as well as exchanges of fire from both sides.

  4. Abdul Rahim Duhaik:

    They want to open up the road from Homs (north) to Hama. There's no end to the aerial observation and the bombardment, people are busy digging shelters. No one has any intention of leaving. We will die in our land rather than be evicted.

  5. George Sabra:

    There must be a halt to the bombardment of civilians by Russian planes, and sieges of blockaded areas must be lifted, the form of the talks does not concern us, but the conditions must be appropriate for the negotiations.


Translations for bombardment

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  • бамбёжка, бамбава́ннеBelarusian
  • бомбардиро́вкаBulgarian
  • Beschuss, Bombardierung, BombardementGerman
  • bombardeoSpanish
  • بمبارانPersian
  • pommitus, hiukkaspommitus, tykistökeskitysFinnish
  • bombardementFrench
  • bombardamentoItalian
  • הַפצָצָהHebrew
  • 爆撃, 砲撃, 衝撃, 照射Japanese
  • 포격Korean
  • bombardementDutch
  • bombardeamento, bombardeioPortuguese
  • bombardament, bombardareRomanian
  • канона́да, артиллери́йский обстре́л, бомбёжка, бомбардиро́вка, артобстре́лRussian
  • бомбардува́ння, бомбува́нняUkrainian
  • بمبارUrdu

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