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Synonyms for volley
ˈvɒl i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fusillade, salvo, volley, burst(noun)

    rapid simultaneous discharge of firearms

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

    Synonyms:
    fusillade, outburst, fit, explosion, salvo, flare-up, burst

    Antonyms:
    ground stroke

  2. volley(verb)

    a tennis return made by hitting the ball before it bounces

    Synonyms:
    burst, fusillade, salvo

    Antonyms:
    ground stroke

  3. volley(verb)

    be dispersed in a volley

    "gun shots volleyed at the attackers"

    Antonyms:
    ground stroke

  4. volley(verb)

    hit before it touches the ground

    "volley the tennis ball"

    Antonyms:
    ground stroke

  5. volley(verb)

    discharge in, or as if in, a volley

    "the attackers volleyed gunshots at the civilians"

    Antonyms:
    ground stroke

  6. volley(verb)

    make a volley

    Antonyms:
    ground stroke

  7. volley(verb)

    utter rapidly

    "volley a string of curses"

    Antonyms:
    ground stroke

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. volley(n.)

    Synonyms:
    discharge, emission, burst, explosion, blast

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    foley, salvo

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