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Synonyms for cannonade

to direct a barrage at

a concentrated outpouring, as of missiles, words, or blows

Synonyms for cannonade

intense and continuous artillery fire

attack with cannons or artillery

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From Dyrenforth's cannonading in Texas to Crutzen's artillery barrage of the stratosphere, military means and ends have been closely intertwined with thinking about control of the weather and climate.
He has resumed with gusto his cannonading of Congress and the establishment, doing what he does best.
There's a name for this sort of cannonading of Washington; it is called i acting.
The late Kenneth McNaught, initially a sympathiser and supporter, concluded that the radicals had failed: "The cannonading from the left has served principally to achieve those goals which the captains of artillery most vigorously rejected at the beginning of the campaign.
The fort] has returned the fire, and a brisk cannonading has been kept up.
Rather than cannonading out of the guns of the Union Army, the constitutional validity of the Fourteenth Amendment emerged from a series of decisions made by ordinary voters in the entire nation, including the South, on fundamental constitutional choices proffered to them by means of the separation of powers.
They seemed far off and sounded much like a cannon, like cannonading.
As this centaur figure careers through the herd his two team mates wade into the horses, fending off cannonading bodies and dodging kicks.
Here was yet another national report to use in cannonading our schools - a cannonade issued almost exactly a decade after A Nation at Risk.