Adjective "Bombarding" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Bombarding


    Definition:

    1. to attack or batter with artillery fire.

    2. to attack with bombs.

    3. to assail vigorously: to bombard the speaker with questions.

    4. Physics. to direct high energy particles or radiations against: to bombard a nucleus. noun

    5. the earliest kind of cannon, originally throwing stone balls.

    6. Nautical. bomb ketch.

    7. an English leather tankard of the 18th century and earlier, similar to but larger than a blackjack.

    8. Obsolete. a leather jug.

    Origin:
    bombard

    Examples:

    "areas can be bombarding."