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onslaught 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/ˈänˌslôt/,/ˈôn-/,
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onslaughts, plural;
  1. A fierce or destructive attack
    • - a series of onslaughts on the citadel
  2. A large quantity of people or things that is difficult to cope with
    • - an onslaught of electronic mail

  1. a sudden and severe onset of trouble
  2. attack: (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons); "the attack began at dawn"
  3. barrage: the rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication (spoken or written); "a barrage of questions"; "a bombardment of mail complaining about his mistake"
  4. Onslaught are an English thrash metal band from Bristol, England. Initially active from 1983 to 1991, they reformed in 2004. The band initially drew influence from the second wave punk rock bands such as Discharge and The Exploited, and then adopted a straight forward thrash metal sound.
  5. Onslaught is a fictional character that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character first appeared in X-Man #15 (May. 1996), and was co-created by writers Scott Lobdell, Mark Waid, and artist Andy Kubert.
  6. The Onslaught (formerly known as the Jihad) are a fictional team of state sponsored super powered Quraci terrorists published by DC Comics.They first appeared in Suicide Squad series 1 #1, (May 1987), and were created by John Ostrander and Luke McDonnell.
  7. Onslaught is an online advertising campaign created by Unilever in 2007 to promote the Dove Self-Esteem Fund. It is the third such piece to be released, following Daughters and Evolution. ...
  8. Onslaught (2002) is a military fantasy novel by David Sherman. It is set in a world where demons may be tamed and used to serve somewhat in the sense of technology. It is the first novel in Sherman's DemonTech series. ...
  9. Onslaught is the name of two fictional characters in the various Transformers universes. Both are leaders of the Combaticons who turn into missile launching vehicles.
  10. Onslaught is a video game that was released by Hewson in 1989 for the Amiga and subsequently ported to the Atari ST, PC and Sega Mega Drive.
  11. Lazarus A.D. is a thrash metal band from Kenosha, Wisconsin, originally formed as "Lazarus" in 2005. The "A.D." was added to avoid potential legal issues.
  12. A fierce attack; A large quantity of people or things resembling an attack
  13. Onslaught · Legions · Scourge
  14. (n.): a violent attack