Synonyms for bombard

Synonyms for (noun) bombard

Synonyms: bombard, bombardon

Definition: a large shawm; the bass member of the shawm family

Similar words: bass

Definition: the member with the lowest range of a family of musical instruments

Similar words: shawm

Definition: a medieval oboe

Synonyms for (verb) bombard

Synonyms: bombard

Definition: direct high energy particles or radiation against

Similar words: ray, irradiate

Definition: expose to radiation

Usage: irradiate food

Synonyms: bombard, barrage

Definition: address with continuously or persistently, as if with a barrage

Usage: The speaker was barraged by an angry audience; The governor was bombarded with requests to grant a pardon to the convicted killer

Similar words: snipe, round, assail, assault, attack, lash out

Definition: attack in speech or writing

Usage: The editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker

Synonyms: bomb, bombard

Definition: throw bombs at or attack with bombs

Usage: The Americans bombed Dresden

Similar words: assail, attack

Definition: launch an attack or assault on; begin hostilities or start warfare with

Usage: Hitler attacked Poland on September 1, 1939 and started World War II; Serbian forces assailed Bosnian towns all week

Synonyms: pelt, bombard

Definition: cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile

Usage: They pelted each other with snowballs

Similar words: throw

Definition: propel through the air

Usage: throw a frisbee

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