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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A swift and violent military offensive with intensive aerial bombardment; (American football) defensive players try to break through the offensive line v. - Attack suddenly and without warning..

Usage examples (22)
  • This is because the wartime blitz and postwar redevelopment have swept away many of the buildings to which they were attached
  • Today, the impact hits Williams like a blitz from the blind side.
  • Fred Pagac smiled when told it looked like he called a blitz every other play against the
  • "Anytime you call a blitz, you're exposing your coverage to some degree," Seattle's Russell said. for more
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