artillery fire love

Definitions

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  • n. fire delivered by artillery

Etymologies

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Examples

  • On Hill's right, from the vigor of his artillery fire and from what could be seen through the underbrush, the Federals thought graycoats in heavy numbers had taken up a strong position.

    LEE’S LIEUTENANTS

  • Embracing this plan, Samsonov instructed 302nd and 303rd Tank Regiments to persist in their diversionary activities on the flanks and warned Colonel Romanov of the impending operations, telling him now to shift the weight of his artillery fire deeper into the enemy rear.

    First Clash

  • Starting at 0915 hours, working as quietly as possible, with engine noise kept at a minimum and drowned out, when necessary, by short outbursts of artillery fire put down by Kendal, the Ml 13s were assembled at the RV.

    First Clash

  • Federal skirmishers advanced from Cemetery Ridge, with every indication that a line would follow, but in the face of artillery fire they withdrew.

    LEE’S LIEUTENANTS

  • We were standing beside the road, when suddenly Oberführer Witt — jumping from hole to hole amid the artillery fire — approached from the direction of the front line with his operations officer, an older

    Panzer Aces

  • Jackson's column, across the Totopotomoy, heard artillery fire and musketry at 4 o'clock, but of its significance nothing was known.

    LEE’S LIEUTENANTS

  • Simultaneously, concentrations of artillery fire descended upon the advanced enemy positions, and a few Leopards and Lynxes, here and there, made demonstrations by brief appearances and random shooting, with a view to hinting at the opening stages of an attack.

    First Clash

  • From this work the enemy began to pour artillery fire into Fort Magruder.

    LEE’S LIEUTENANTS

  • Harting under enemy artillery fire until all the wounded had been recovered.

    Panzer Aces

  • The latter could best be dealt with by artillery fire directed from Blickheim, since the Vandoos (who might have helped) found their hands partly full when Kuppenheim came under heavy fire from artillery and the guns of the advancing tanks and BMPs.

    First Clash

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