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Synonyms for salvo
ˈsæl voʊsal·vo

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. salvonoun

    an outburst resembling the discharge of firearms or the release of bombs

    volley, burst, fusillade

  2. fusillade, salvo, volley, burstnoun

    rapid simultaneous discharge of firearms

    "our fusillade from the left flank caught them by surprise"

    fusillade, outburst, fit, explosion, volley, flare-up, burst

  3. salvonoun

    a sudden outburst of cheers

    "there was a salvo of approval"

    volley, burst, fusillade

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. salvonoun

    exception, reservation

  2. salvonoun

    volley, general discharge (of fire-arms)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "salvo":

    except, volley

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  1. Stanley Shaw:

    We view this as the opening salvo.

  2. Reid Weingarten:

    Today's ruling in Canada is only the opening salvo in a very long process ... we are confident that ultimately justice will be done.

  3. Air Force:

    This was the first GBI salvo intercept of a complex, threat-representative ICBM target, and it was a critical milestone.

  4. Bruce Nilles:

    Berkeley is the opening salvo.

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