blitz noun \ˈblits\
: a military attack in which many bombs are dropped from airplanes
: a fast and powerful effort
: a sudden attack or effort to stop or end something
a : a fast intensive nonmilitary campaign or attack <an advertising blitz>
b : a rush of the passer by a defensive linebacker, back, or end in football
— blitz verb
Examples of BLITZ
- The company is planning an advertising blitz for the new product.
- <a multimedia blitz of advertisements for the summer blockbuster>
First Known Use of BLITZ
Related to BLITZ
- barrage, blitzkrieg, bombardment, cannonade, drumbeat, drumfire, flurry, fusillade, hail, salvo, shower, storm, volley
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