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synonyms for heavy artillery

  • howitzer
  • mortar
  • ordnance
  • Big Bertha
  • Long Tom
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How to use heavy artillery in a sentence

The policemen looked dull and heavy, as if never again would any one be criminal, and as if they had come to know it.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Drone: the largest tube of a bag-pipe, giving forth a dull heavy tone.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
The Mexican artillery soon laid a part of the fort in ruins.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
They found a few belated sowars of the 3d Cavalry, who took refuge in a wood, and the artillery opened fire at the trees!
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Hunter-Weston despite his heavy losses will be advancing to-morrow which should divert pressure from you.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Two artillery subalterns who had fought their way through a mob stricken with panic for the moment, soon arrived.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Heavy firing continued all that afternoon, inflicting great loss on the rebels, whilst the Spaniards lost one soldier.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The keen resentment had faded from his face, but an immense reproach was there—a heavy, helpless, appealing reproach.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
The artillery and 81st were on the right of the line, the native infantry in the center, and the sowars on the left.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
In a few minutes the native troops found themselves confronted by the 81st and the two batteries of artillery.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
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WORDS RELATED TO HEAVY ARTILLERY

  • Big Bertha
  • Long Tom
  • heavy artillery
  • howitzer
  • mortar
  • ordnance
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