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  Words related to volley

Related / Similar Words: fusillade, salvo, burst

 

Definition:
  • a tennis return made by hitting the ball before it bounces;
  • rapid simultaneous discharge of firearms; "our fusillade from the left flank caught them by surprise";
  • utter rapidly; "volley a string of curses";
  • make a volley;
  • discharge in, or as if in, a volley; "the attackers volleyed gunshots at the civilians";
  • hit before it touches the ground; "volley the tennis ball";
  • be dispersed in a volley; "gun shots volleyed at the attackers";

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    Derivational Morphology: fusillade, salvo, burst

     

    Anagrams: lovely

     

     
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