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Another word for fusillade

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Noun
  1. A concentrated outpouring, as of missiles, words, or blows

      1. A simultaneous discharge of a number of bullets or other projectiles.
      2. The bullets or projectiles so discharged.
      3. A group of remarks, expressions, or actions directed toward a certain recipient or audience:
      1. An atmospheric disturbance manifested in strong winds accompanied by rain, snow, or other precipitation and often by thunder and lightning.
      2. A wind with a speed from 48 to 55 knots (55 to 63 miles per hour; 89 to 102 kilometers per hour), according to the Beaufort scale.
      3. A heavy shower of objects, such as bullets or missiles.
      1. A brief fall of precipitation, such as rain, hail, or sleet.
      2. A fall of a group of objects, especially from the sky:
      3. An abundant flow; an outpouring:
      1. A simultaneous discharge of firearms.
      2. The simultaneous release of a rack of bombs from an aircraft.
      3. The projectiles or bombs thus released.
      1. Precipitation in the form of spherical or irregular pellets of ice larger than 5 millimeters (0.2 inch) in diameter, usually associated with thunderstorms.
      2. Something that falls with the force and quantity of a shower of ice and hard snow:
      3. To precipitate in pellets of ice and hard snow.
      1. To assault with heavy artillery fire.
      2. To deliver heavy artillery fire.
      3. An extended, usually heavy discharge of artillery.
      1. To come open or fly apart suddenly or violently, especially from internal pressure.
      2. To explode.
      3. To be or seem to be full to the point of breaking open:
      1. the act of bombing, especially towns or cities
      2. heavy artillery fire
      3. (physics) the incidence of an intense stream of high-energy particles directed at a substance
      1. An artificial obstruction, such as a dam or irrigation channel, built in a watercourse to increase its depth or to divert its flow.
    See also:

    attack

Verb
  1. To direct a barrage at

      1. A brief fall of precipitation, such as rain, hail, or sleet.
      2. A fall of a group of objects, especially from the sky:
      3. An abundant flow; an outpouring:
      1. A perennial climbing vine (Piper nigrum) native to India, widely cultivated for its long slender spikes of small fruit.
      2. A pungent black or white spice produced from the dried fruit of this plant, used as a condiment.
      3. Any of several other plants of the genus Piper, such as cubeb, betel, and kava.
      1. To assault with heavy artillery fire.
      2. To deliver heavy artillery fire.
      3. An extended, usually heavy discharge of artillery.
      1. To attack with bombs, shells, or missiles.
      2. To assail persistently; harass:
      3. To irradiate (an atom).
      1. An artificial obstruction, such as a dam or irrigation channel, built in a watercourse to increase its depth or to divert its flow.
    See also:

    attack

Another word for fusillade

Noun
      1. The process of applying fire or heat, as in the hardening or glazing of ceramics.
      2. Fuel for fires.
      3. The act or an instance of dismissing someone from a job.
      1. Lines of fire from two or more positions crossing each other at a single point:
      2. A confrontational situation in which opposing factions, forces, views, or opinions converge:
      3. Rapid, heated discussion.
      1. A simultaneous discharge of a number of bullets or other projectiles.
      2. The bullets or projectiles so discharged.
      3. A group of remarks, expressions, or actions directed toward a certain recipient or audience:
    See also:

    fire