drumfire

noun drum·fire \ ˈdrəm-ˌfī(-ə)r \

Definition of drumfire

1 :artillery firing so continuous as to sound like a drumroll
2 :something suggestive of drumfire in intensity :barrage
  • a drumfire of publicity

Examples of drumfire in a Sentence

  1. a rising drumfire of criticism for the president's latest nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court

First Known Use of drumfire

1915



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