Cannonade meaning

kănə-nād
To attack or fire at with artillery.
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To assault with heavy artillery fire.
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To deliver heavy artillery fire.
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An extended, usually heavy discharge of artillery.
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A harsh verbal or physical attack.
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A continuous firing of artillery.
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To fire artillery.
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Firing artillery in a large amount for a length of time .
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(figuratively) A loud noise like a cannonade; a booming.
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To discharge artillery fire.
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Origin of cannonade

  • From French canonade discharge of artillery from Italian cannonata from cannone cannon from Old Italian cannon

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French canonnade.

    From Wiktionary