Definitions for onslaught

Definitions for (noun) onslaught

Main entry: onrush, onset, onslaught, attack

Definition: (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons)

Usage: the attack began at dawn

Main entry: onslaught, outpouring, bombardment, barrage

Definition: the rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication (spoken or written)

Usage: a barrage of questions; a bombardment of mail complaining about his mistake

Main entry: onslaught

Definition: a sudden and severe onset of trouble

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