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onslaught

noun

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the act or action of setting upon with force or violence
  • the massive onslaught of enemy troops caught the country by surprise

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The first known use of onslaught was circa 1625

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“Onslaught.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/onslaught. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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