barrage
by:Hans
Part of speech-noun verb
Definitions-
Noun
1.

Military. a heavy barrier of artillery fire to protect one's own advancing or retreating troops or to stop the advance of enemy troops.
2. .the American barrage kept the Russian troops at bay
An overwhelming quantity or explosion, as of words, blows, or criticisms:
a barrage of questions.“a barrage of question”
3.
Civil Engineering. an artificial obstruction in a watercourse to increase the depth of the water, facilitate irrigation, etc.
The artificial obstruct made the water rise a good 5ft
verb (used with object), barraged, barraging.
5.
To subject to a barrage.
In a nerf fight I was subject to a barrage of bullets
Synonyms
2. volley, torrent, deluge, burst, storm.
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