Barrage

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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target; "they laid down a barrage in front of the advancing troops"; "the shelling went on for hours without pausing"
  • the rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication (spoken or written)
  • attack with a barrage; "The speaker was barraged by an angry audience"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication (spoken or written); "a barrage of questions"; "a bombardment of mail complaining about his mistake" ,
  • the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target; "they laid down a barrage in front of the advancing troops"; "the shelling went on for hours without pausing"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Barrage'


  • Barrage: Barrage may refer to: In music Barrage (group), a Canadian violin ensemble, or Barrage (album), their self-titled debut album, or Barrage (Paul Bley album)
  • Tajewala Barrage: Tajewala Barrage is a barrage across the Yamuna River, located in Yamuna Nagar District, in the state of Haryana, India. Completed in 1873, it regulated
  • Sukkur Barrage: Sukkur Barrage is a barrage on the River Indus near the city of Sukkur in the Sindh province of Pakistan. The Barrage was built during the British Raj
  • Hathnikund Barrage: The Hathnikund Barrage is a concrete barrage located on the Yamuna River in Yamuna Nagar district of Haryana state, India. It was constructed between
  • Taunsa Barrage: Taunsa Barrage is a barrage on the River Indus in the Muzaffargarh District of Punjab province of Pakistan. It is situated 20 kilometres (12 mi) southeast
  • Philadelphia Barrage: The Philadelphia Barrage were a Men's Field Lacrosse team that was based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from the 2004 season until the 2008 season when
  • Barrage balloon: A barrage balloon, sometimes called a "blimp", is a large balloon tethered with metal cables, used to defend against aircraft attack by damaging the aircraft
  • Ganges Barrage: 26.50780°N 80.3169°E / 26.50780; 80.3169 Officially named as Lav Khush Barrage, this bridge across the Ganges lies at Azad Nagar-Nawabganj in Kanpur.
  • Fitzroy River Barrage (Queensland): The Fitzroy River Barrage was finished in 1970 after four years of construction, to meet the long term water supply needs of Rockhampton. It holds around
  • Barrage (artillery): A barrage is a particular method of delivering massed artillery fire from a few or many batteries. Individual guns or howitzers are aimed at points, typically

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  • Site Last Updated 10:07 am, Saturday
    KUCHING: The Kuching Barrage has once again saved Kuching from flooding yesterday especially in low lying areas due to the effects of the current king tides, disclosed Sarawak Rivers Board (SRB) controller William Jinep. Read more on this news related to 'Barrage'
  • Missile attack kills at least 15 in Mariupol, east Ukraine
    Interior ministry blames barrage on separatist rebels and Russian military A missle attack has killed at 15 people in the east Ukrainian port of Mariupol, the interior ministry said on Saturday, blaming the barrage on separatist rebels and the Russian military. Vyacheslav Abroskin, the police chief of the Donetsk region, said in a Facebook post on Saturday that lo Read more on this news related to 'Barrage'
  • .:Middle East Online:::.
    Rebels fire barrage of rockets and mortar rounds, killing five civilians and two soldiers in central Damascus. Read more on this news related to 'Barrage'

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