Thesaurus / shelling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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We are shelling from Ypres, but there is no answering shelling going on just now, though the Taubes are busy.

He kept on up the river, shelling the woods as long as he could bring a gun to bear upon them.

When the shelling began the Red Cross flag flew over the cathedral, and within it were many wounded, chiefly Germans.

Their shelling of the cove was now regulated to odd times, and never lasted for more than half an hour or an hour.

Australia in ArmsPhillip F.E. Schuler

It was the gunboat 28 coming up from Memphis; she was shelling the rebels along the shore as she came up.

Meanwhile, the shelling on the support line had been almost equally intense.

Canada in Flanders, Volume II (of 3)Lord Max Aitken Beaverbrook

After a little the shelling on the north ceased, and continued from the southwest only for twenty minutes.

The Defence of Duffer's DriftErnest Dunlop Swinton

The rebels were shelling our bivouac on the banks of the North Anna River.

Of course they know that very well, and make the sign for it, shelling the fore finger.

Curiously enough, the shelling took place always at definite hours.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.