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To direct a barrage at; to bombard.
French from barrer to bar from barre bar from Old French bar1
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
French (tir de) barrage barrier (fire) barrage1
Borrowing from French barrage
At this point a barrage is built across the river.
The buildings blocked the sun, and the barrage of sensations overwhelmed her.
The old man opened the door with a barrage of questions, allowing Dean no chance to escape the interrogation.
Each barrage was provided with locks to pass Nile boats 160 by 28 ft.
He returned to his rocker, sipped his beer and began to patiently answer the barrage of Fred's questions about his day's activities.
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