Definition of Barraging

1. Verb. (present participle of barrage) ¹



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Definition of Barraging

1. barrage [v] - See also: barrage

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Barraging

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barracudina
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barrage
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barraging (current term)
barramunda
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Literary usage of Barraging

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1. The New York Times Current History (1917)
"The Germans were barraging the lines. The country chosen for the main attack today stretches from the Somme for some twenty miles northward. ..."

2. The First World War, 1914-1918: Personal Experiences of Lieut.-Col. C. à by Charles à Court Repington (1920)
"Gough's other guns were meanwhile barraging the exits through the German wire, and when the enemy fell back he got into trouble and lost 3000 killed. ..."

3. My Tiny Life: Crime and Passion in a Virtual World by Julian Dibbell (1998)
"... venality of Laurel (who by no coincidence happened currently to be disputing Minnie, on charges of barraging players with unwanted political MOO-mail). ..."

4. Creating Enemies of the State: Religious Persecution in Uzbekistan by Acacia Shields (2004)
"At the precinct house, officers beat the young man while barraging him with questions about his religion and Imam 240 Human Rights Watch interview, ..."

5. Front Lines by Boyd Cable (1918)
""Not much hope," said the Battery Commander, "but, thank Heaven, we don't have to try, if he keeps barraging there. It is beyond our position. ..."

6. Air Men O' War by Boyd Cable (1919)
"Before it came they had to beat off one or two more enemy rushes, but this time the help of those barraging shells stood them in good stead, the sweeping ..."

7. Now it Can be Told by Philip Gibbs (1920)
"Why were they left clinging like this to an isolated hill? The German artillery had reorganized. They were barraging the ground about Loos fiercely and ..."

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