Definition of bombardment noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//bɒmˈbɑːdmənt//
    ; NAmE NAmE//bɑːmˈbɑːrdmənt//
    [uncountable, countable]
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  1. 1an attack in which large guns are fired at a place or bombs are dropped on it continuously The city came under heavy bombardment.
  2. 2an occasion when too many questions or criticisms are aimed at somebody or they are given too much information these days of media bombardment