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Meaning of BLITZ

Pronunciation:  blits

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a rapid and violent military attack with intensive aerial bombardment
  2. [n]  (football) defensive players try to break through the offensive line
  3. [v]  attack suddenly and without warning; "Hitler blitzed Poland"

BLITZ is a 5 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: linebacker blitzing, safety blitz
 See Also: assail, attack, attack, maneuver, manoeuvre, onrush, onset, onslaught, play



Thesaurus Terms
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