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Word: Volley


Pronunciation

[vol-ee] [välē]

Part of speech

verb

noun

Definitions

1. a burst of words or acts done together.

2. the act of returning the ball before it touches the ground in sports such as tennis.

3. to return the ball before it touches the ground in sports such as tennis.

4. the firing of a number of guns or other weapons at the same time.

5. simultaneous discharge of a number of missile weapons.

Sample sentences

The students had a volley of complaints for their teacher.

He won the point with a good volley.

She always volleys accurately.

Variations of the word

volleyer

volleyed

Synonyms

cannonade

salvo
fusillade

Antonyms

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