Synonyms for salvo

Synonyms for (noun) salvo

Synonyms: burst, fusillade, salvo, volley

Definition: rapid simultaneous discharge of firearms

Usage: our fusillade from the left flank caught them by surprise

Similar words: fire, firing

Definition: the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy

Usage: hold your fire until you can see the whites of their eyes; they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire


Synonyms: salvo

Definition: a sudden outburst of cheers

Usage: there was a salvo of approval

Similar words: cheer

Definition: a cry or shout of approval


Synonyms: salvo

Definition: an outburst resembling the discharge of firearms or the release of bombs

Similar words: burst, flare-up, outburst

Definition: a sudden intense happening

Usage: an outburst of heavy rain; a burst of lightning