Definition of

Cannonade

  1. (noun, act) intense and continuous artillery fire
  2. (verb, competition) attack with cannons or artillery

via WordNet, Princeton University

Synonyms of Cannonade

drumfire

Alternate forms of Cannonade

Derivations: cannonade

Hypernyms: artillery fire, assail, attack, cannon fire

Origin of the word Cannonade

  1. 1655, from cannon + -ade. As a verb, from 1670. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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