enfilade[ en-fuh-leyd, -lahd, en-fuh-leyd, -lahd ]SEE DEFINITION OF enfilade
Synonyms for enfilade
- curtain of fire
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ENFILADE
If successful, it was to enfilade the Wylie kopjes from that position.
Half front your line that way so as not to let them enfilade you.
It assists in protecting from enfilade, and affords a plunging fire.
From Caribou Ridge the Turks could enfilade parts of our firing-line.
A machine gun of the Canterbury Regiment was posted to enfilade them.
For wherever wire is, machine guns are placed to enfilade it.
You will note that they enfilade our lines as we reach the bottom land.
Uncut wire and an enfilade from a redoubt which should have been blown up.
To be sure they are, and if you sit still you will be able to enfilade them as they retreat.
These precautions enabled the defenders to enfilade the approaching enemy.