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Synonyms for blitzkrieg

a swift advance or attack


Synonyms for blitzkrieg

a swift and violent military offensive with intensive aerial bombardment

fight a quick and surprising war

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The Indian concept of division-sized Integrated Battle Groups (IBGs) was first conceived by the father of German Blitzkrieg General Heinz Guderian in his book 'Achtung Panzer' (1937).
The successes of the German Blitzkrieg in 1939-41 were as surprising as they were swift.
Nigel has no moustache and the only blitzkrieg he's launched is to demolish a pint.
The ad blitzkrieg launched by it as part of an image makeover drive has only ended up adding salt to the wounds of people
Summary: The ballroom of the JW Marriott Hotel saw a blitzkrieg of Dubai's high society at a World Food Programme charity gala on Wednesday evening.
Rosecrans and Confederate General Braxton Bragg; their personalities, strengths, and weaknesses and effects on the battle's outcome; and how Rosecrans's maneuvers in the late summer of 1863 and the blitzkrieg movements across middle Tennessee led to Bragg's decision to fight along Chickamauga Creek in northern Georgia.
He details the relationships and communications that worked in the Luftwaffe to help create the success of the German Blitzkrieg.
McAfee Labs believes that Project Blitzkrieg is a credible threat to the financial industry and appears to be moving forward as planned," the firm said.
The attack has links to a program called Project Blitzkrieg, which has been used to steal over USD5m already.
Intermittent mega blasts could be heard resulting from the series of Israeli air blitzkrieg.
An extraordinary trove of vintage performance clips, demonstrating the incalculable influence of Bad Brains' distinctive brand of sonic blitzkrieg, is undermined by the uncooperative and beyond-eccentric behavior of its blissed-out front-man in this historically invaluable music docu.
Over six decades have passed since Germany swapped fuball for blitzkrieg as its national sport but the legacy of the eleventh Olympiad survives in the torch relay.
Sheena Is A Punk Rocker and Blitzkrieg Bop are phenomenal at the best of times, but Shonen Knife made them their own.
Over the years an impression has been created that this Blitzkrieg type of offensive would make significant territorial gains before the Pakistani leadership could resort to the nuclear option.
Manstein was a product of the Prussian military order of the Hohen-zollern empire, a veteran of the Great War and the man credited with planning the Blitzkrieg that defeated France, Belgium and the Netherlands and that added the Crimea to Hitler's Third Reich.