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Synonyms for onrush
ˈɒnˌrʌʃ, ˈɔn-on·rush

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  1. attack, onslaught, onset, onrushnoun

    (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons)

    "the attack began at dawn"

    Synonyms:
    attempt, approach, attack, oncoming, bombardment, plan of attack, fire, blast, flak, onset, onslaught, tone-beginning, flack, outpouring, barrage

  2. onrushnoun

    a forceful forward rush or flow

    "from the bow she stared at the mesmerising onrush of the sea where it split and foamed"; "the explosion interrupted the wild onrush of her thoughts"

    Synonyms:
    attack, onset, onslaught

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How to use onrush in a sentence?

  1. Mohammad Moniruzzaman:

    The onrush of water submerged a vast area along with several dozen villages.


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