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)
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 method of delivering massed artillery fire from a few or many batteries. Individual guns or howitzers are aimed at points, typically 20

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  • Maharashtra nod for barrage across Pranahita
    In a major step towards speeding up the Pranahita-Chevella lift irrigation project works, the Maharashtra government has in principle agreed to allow construction of a barrage across Pranahita riv... Read more on this news related to 'Barrage'
  • VCU hits 15 three-pointers, blows out Bearcats
    The Virginia Commonwealth Rams used a three-point barrage to defeat the Cincinnati Bearcats 68-47. Read more on this news related to 'Barrage'
  • Early 3-point barrage carries Cyclone boys in opener
    SHENANDOAH -- Harlan Community boys basketball coach Mitch Osborn was in Omaha Thursday and Friday, receiving chemotherapy treatment for his ongoing battle with non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Read more on this news related to 'Barrage'

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