blitzkrieg

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v blitzkrieg fight a quick and surprising war
    • n blitzkrieg a swift and violent military offensive with intensive aerial bombardment
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Usage

In literature:

You want to win World War III with a quick blitzkrieg, knock America to its knees?
"The Samurai Strategy" by Thomas Hoover
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In poetry:

A woman is dragging her shadow in a circle
About a bald hospital saucer.
It resembles the moon, or a sheet of blank paper
And appears to have suffered a sort of private blitzkrieg.
She lives quietly
"A Life" by Sylvia Plath

In news:

One long blitzkrieg of song and dance.
Hitler's Blitzkrieg Was a Fluke.
Remember the Blitzkrieg before it's too late.
The Tea Party Movement Aims to Block Your Health Care Blitzkrieg .
Lady Rockets' blitzkrieg buries Cougars.
Mudville / Sports Blitzkrieg : Sox's Dayan "Tank" Viciendo on a roll.
The Ramones, "Blitzkrieg Bop," 1977.
The 30 tracks are blitzkrieg arias, sung and barked as if Watt is playing the shards of his heart and mind after a lifetime in the van ("Finger-Pointing- Man," "Hell-Building- Man").
The German army seems to have come down a few rungs from the crack Wehrmacht of the blitzkrieg that overran most of Europe in 1940, according to a report in the British paper the Daily Mail.
After scoring a 21-yard touchdown pass to punctuate the blitzkrieg, Vernon Davis approached the crossbar.
One long blitzkrieg of song and dance .
Luckily for Green Bay, special teams trickery and a defensive blitzkrieg of Bears quarterback Jay Cutler helped the Packers overcome Rodgers' average statistical night.
Anyone who knows anything at all about history can't help but compare the current blitzkrieg Hell currently descending on Gaza with the living Hell that the British endured during the blitzkrieg of London during World War II.
'Project Blitzkrieg': Are Russian cybercriminals about to invade US banks.
Security researchers uncovered 'Project Blitzkrieg', a plan for a major cyberheist of US banks, after its purported Russian mastermind posted recruitment messages online.
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