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onslaught

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Synonyms and Antonyms of onslaught

  1. the act or action of setting upon with force or violence the massive onslaught of enemy troops caught the country by surprise Synonyms of onslaught aggression, assault, attempt, blitz, blitzkrieg, charge, coup de main, descent, offense (or offence), offensive, onset, attack, raid, rush, strikeWords Related to onslaught 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 onslaught defense, defensive, guard, shield; opposition, resistance; protection, security, shelter



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