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synonyms for cannon

  • howitzer
  • mortar
  • ordnance
  • Big Bertha
  • Long Tom
  • heavy artillery
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Cannon is only a few years into his climbing obsession, while Hudon’s career reaches back to the 1970s.
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When she came into office in 2019, Bunker said there was no open hostility towards her or Cannon.
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Cannon said this was the first time she was asked to run for office but declined because her own business was in peril during the economic crisis.
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When the time was right, he used a sledgehammer to remove the end of the cylinder, sending puffed rice shooting out like a cannon.
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In some areas, police used water cannons and they also used tear gas.
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Many of their cannon balls that fell far short of us, were collected and returned to them with powerful effect.
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She had never had this curiosity in relation to George Cannon--she had only wondered about his affairs with other women.
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They were provided with sails and twelve oars each, and a falconet, or small brass cannon.
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The white men served their smoking cannon with a wild energy that, for a time, made the gallant nine equal to a thousand.
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The British had fired 143 cannon shot into the fort before the arrival of Gen. Clay.
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WORDS RELATED TO CANNON

  • arms
  • battery
  • bazooka
  • big guns
  • cannon
  • cannonry
  • force
  • gunnery
  • heavy stuff
  • munitions
  • ordnance
  • rainmakers
  • stovepipe
  • weapons
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