broadside (Meaning)

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broadside (n)

an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution

a speech of violent denunciation

all of the armament that is fired from one side of a warship

the whole side of a vessel from stem to stern

the simultaneous firing of all the armament on one side of a warship

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broadside (v)

collide with the broad side of

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broadside (s)

toward a full side

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broadside (r)

with a side facing an object

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broadside (n.)

The side of a ship above the water line, from the bow to the quarter.

A discharge of or from all the guns on one side of a ship, at the same time.

A volley of abuse or denunciation.

A sheet of paper containing one large page, or printed on one side only; -- called also broadsheet.

Synonyms & Antonyms of broadside

broadside Sentence Examples

  1. The ship was hit by a broadside of cannon fire during the naval battle.
  2. The politician launched a scathing broadside against his opponent during the debate.
  3. The angry protestor handed out broadsides criticizing the government's policies.
  4. The newspaper published a broadside condemning corruption in the local government.
  5. The author's latest book is a broadside against corporate greed and environmental destruction.
  6. The general issued a broadside warning to the enemy forces, urging surrender.
  7. The teacher delivered a broadside of criticism to the students who had neglected their assignments.
  8. The comedian's broadside of jokes had the audience roaring with laughter.
  9. The activist group distributed broadsides advocating for social justice and equality.
  10. The CEO's speech was a broadside aimed at reshaping the company's corporate culture.

FAQs About the word broadside

an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution, a speech of violent denunciation, all of the armament that is fired

sideways, sidewise,edgewise, edgeways, obliquely, crabwise,indirectly, sideward, sidewards, laterally

straight, right,straight, right, direct,direct, dead, dead,

The ship was hit by a broadside of cannon fire during the naval battle.

The politician launched a scathing broadside against his opponent during the debate.

The angry protestor handed out broadsides criticizing the government's policies.

The newspaper published a broadside condemning corruption in the local government.