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synonyms for sniping

  • attack
  • bombardment
  • bombing
  • explosion
  • shelling
  • bombarding
  • cannonade
  • cannonading
  • crossfire
  • fusillade
  • hail
  • round
  • salvo
  • volley
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How to use sniping in a sentence

The sniping gentleman is tremendously busy at present, but I hope he will not catch me on my way to luncheon.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
I wandered on, heavy sniping hissing over my head or into the parapet, covering me with clay occasionally.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
Such a course of action may lead to heavy sniping, as you can quite well imagine.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
From Smutsoog the column proceeded to Goedevervachting, a few Boers sniping the column on the march.
THE RECORD OF A REGIMENT OF THE LINEM. JACSON
In the reserve trenches are other men in burrows who have not even the excitement of sniping.
THE STORY OF THE GREAT WAR, VOLUME I (OF 8)VARIOUS
Visitors appear at all hours—generals, staff officers, infantry colonels, trench-mortar or sniping officers.
SERVANTS OF THE GUNSJEFFERY E. JEFFERY
Both were hanged, and thenceforward there was no more sniping on that section.
GENERAL GATACREBEATRIX GATACRE
By way of finish I will tell you of a little incident of sniping.
IN THE LINE OF BATTLEVARIOUS
This was quite fair and square fighting, for sniping is legitimate.
IN THE LINE OF BATTLEVARIOUS
There was some sniping from the hill-slope afterwards, and two were wounded.
THE PACIFICATION OF BURMASIR CHARLES HAUKES TODD CROSTHWAITE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SNIPING

  • attack
  • bombarding
  • bombardment
  • bombing
  • cannonade
  • cannonading
  • crossfire
  • explosion
  • fusillade
  • hail
  • round
  • salvo
  • shelling
  • sniping
  • volley
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.