verb (used with object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of bombard
OTHER WORDS FROM bombardbom·bard·er, nounbom·bard·ment, nounun·bom·bard·ed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for bombard
“People are getting bombarded,” says Baker, and the need for reform is not a hard sell with these voters.
After the show, Mollie says she was bombarded online and in real life with praise.
She claims Hollande has bombarded her with text messages, as many as 29 a day.Hollande's Jilted Lover Valerie Trierweiler Tells All|Tracy McNicoll|September 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Last week, for example, Israeli forces bombarded a beach where boys were playing soccer.
I was immediately bombarded with angry tweets from outraged men.It’s Time for Men to Stand Up and Fight Domestic Violence|Dean Obeidallah|June 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
British cannonaded and bombarded the town of Charlotte at the mouth of Genesee river.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Plassenburg Castle was besieged, bombarded, taken by famine and burnt; much was burnt and torn to waste.History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. III. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
This town had been bombarded by the Germans early in the war.A Journey Through France in War Time|Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
The wall opposite presented the appearance of having been bombarded with fresh livers and baptized with sausage-meat.The Fiend's Delight|Dod Grile
The allies bombarded Odessa on April 22, taking good care, however, not to destroy English property in the city.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year|Edwin Emerson