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synonyms for grenade

  • explosive
  • fireball
  • missile
  • pineapple
  • shell
See also synonyms for: grenades
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Initially Special Operator Josh Vriens, a SEAL sniper, thought the display of firepower “looked cool,” Philipps writes, “but as they continued to launch grenades over the river it dawned on him that it was also incredibly stupid.”
ARE THE NAVY SEALS ACTUALLY AWFUL AT THEIR JOBS?GREG JAFFEAUGUST 24, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It is capable of producing big, booming sounds like grenades going off with incredible detail and texture.
AUDEZE MOBIUS GAMING HEADSET REVIEW: SURROUND SOUND ALL AROUNDMICHAEL EPSTEINAUGUST 24, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
With hands held overhead, the Marine waits for the grenade to spin up, and then releases it into the air.
THE US MARINES ARE TESTING FLYING, REMOTE-CONTROLLED GRENADESROB VERGERJULY 13, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The reasoning is that it’s preferable for a Jaguar to risk taking a hit from a rocket-propelled grenade or anti-material rifle than a human soldier.
ISRAEL IS SENDING ROBOTS WITH MACHINE GUNS TO THE GAZA BORDERSÉBASTIEN ROBLINJUNE 25, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
“I would say the grenade that is being thrown right now is being thrown at small businesses,” she said.
BIG TECH ANTITRUST BILLS PASS FIRST MAJOR HURDLE IN HOUSE EVEN AS OPPOSITION GROWSRACHEL LERMANJUNE 24, 2021WASHINGTON POST
His wife, Ekaterina Yesypenko, believes that this was done in order to plant a grenade that was allegedly “found” in her husband’s vehicle.
JAILED JOURNALIST IN RUSSIA SAYS HE FALSELY CONFESSED AFTER ELECTRIC SHOCK TORTUREJULIA DAVISMAY 28, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
None of them was aware of the teargas and stun grenades shot by Israeli forces into Al-Aqsa mosque early on May 10, injuring around 300 people.
ISRAEL IS BLEEDING FROM WITHIN. RESTORING THE PEACE SHOULDN'T MEAN A RETURN TO THE WAY WE LIVED BEFOREAYELET GUNDAR-GOSHENMAY 17, 2021TIME
They fired teargas and stun grenades at worshippers, and were met by rocks hurled by Palestinians.
HOW A PALESTINIAN UPRISING AGAINST ISRAELI FORCED EVICTIONS SPIRALED RAPIDLY TOWARD 'FULL-SCALE WAR'DALIA HATUQAMAY 12, 2021TIME
The child could be a potential carrier, so neighbors don’t want to risk taking care of it — like it’s an infant grenade that could explode with virus droplets deadlier than shrapnel.
MAMA KNOWS BEST: PANDEMIC PAIN AND HOPEKATE BARTLETTMAY 10, 2021OZY
Before he took the serum, Steve Rogers was a brave man who hated bullies and dove onto a grenade to save his fellow soldiers.
ALL YOUR FALCON AND THE WINTER SOLDIER FINALE QUESTIONS, ANSWEREDELIANA DOCKTERMANAPRIL 23, 2021TIME
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WORDS RELATED TO GRENADE

  • ammo
  • armament
  • ball
  • bomb
  • buckshot
  • bullet
  • cannonball
  • cartridge
  • charge
  • chemical
  • confetti
  • explosive
  • fuse
  • grenade
  • gunpowder
  • iron rations
  • materiel
  • missile
  • munition
  • napalm
  • powder
  • rocket
  • round
  • shell
  • shot
  • shrapnel
  • torpedo
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