Synonyms and Antonyms of bombard

  1. 1 to use bombs or artillery against the Allies bombarded Germany for a great many months during World War II Synonyms batter, blitz, blitzkrieg, bomb, cannonade, shell Related Words enfilade; rake, strafe; assail, assault, attack, devastate, hit, pound, ravage, strike

  2. 2 to attack with a rapid or overwhelming outpouring of many things at once reporters bombarded the company spokesman with sharp questions Synonyms barrage, bomb Related Words examine, grill, interrogate, pump, query, question, quiz; debrief; cross-examine; catechize; annoy, harass, hound, pester; flood, inundate

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