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blitz

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of blitz

  1. 1 a rapid or overwhelming outpouring of many things at once a multimedia blitz of advertisements for the summer blockbuster Synonyms of blitz barrage, blitzkrieg, bombardment, cannonade, drumbeat, drumfire, flurry, fusillade, hail, salvo, shower, storm, volleyWords Related to blitz broadside, earful; avalanche, burst, cataclysm, cataract, deluge, discharge, engulfment, flood, flood tide, flush, gush, inundation, outburst, outflow, outpouring, overflow, rash, spate, surge, torrent; current, river, stream, tide; excess, glut, overabundance, overage, overkill, overmuch, oversupply, superabundance, superfluity, surfeit, surplusNear Antonyms of blitz dribble, drip, trickle

  2. 2 the act or action of setting upon with force or violence a massive aerial blitz that was supposed to shock and awe the enemy into immediate surrender Synonyms of blitz aggression, assault, attempt, attack, blitzkrieg, charge, coup de main, descent, offense (or offence), offensive, onset, onslaught, raid, rush, strikeWords Related to blitz ambuscade, ambush; counteraggression, counterassault, counterattack, counteroffensive, counterstrike; sally, sortie; envelopment, flanking; breakthrough, foray, incursion, invasion; pillage, ravage, sack; air raid, bombardment, bombing; siege, storm; barrage, cannonade, fusillade, hail, salvo, volley; whammyNear Antonyms of blitz defense, defensive, guard, shield; opposition, resistance; protection, security, shelter

  3. 3 a series of activities undertaken to achieve a goal an all-out advertising blitz to promote the new soft drink Synonyms of blitz bandwagon, campaign, cause, crusade, drive, juggernaut, movement, pushWords Related to blitz assault, attack, maneuver, march, offensive; action, bid, enterprise, initiative, mission, project, undertaking


blitz

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of blitz

  1. to use bombs or artillery against in 1940 and 1941 the German air force blitzed London night after horrible night Synonyms of blitz batter, bombard, blitzkrieg, bomb, cannonade, shellWords Related to blitz enfilade; rake, strafe; assail, assault, attack, devastate, hit, pound, ravage, strike



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