Then Preston Tingle arrived in a news van and he was blitzed.
They have blitzed the airwaves and the bookshelves with pseudo-scientific fact-muddling written by non-specialists.
Now it looked as if the neighborhood had been blitzed with bombs.
Assange also has been blitzed by some 10,000 messages supporting his cause and urging Ecuador to grant him asylum.
The spread of swine flu looks similar to the financial flu that blitzed and crippled our banking system last year.
[probably fr blitz3 , perhaps influenced by bliss out]
To polish one's brass buttons, etc; prepare for inspection
[WWII armed forces; fr Blitz Cloth, trademark for a brand of metal-polishing cloth]
[fr German Blitzkrieg, ''lightning war,'' an overwhelmingly heavy and rapid attack, using tanks and other armor, bombers, etc]