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barrage

noun [C usually sing]  /bəˈrɑʒ, -ˈrɑdʒ/ us  
a continuous firing of large guns, esp. to protect soldiers advancing on an enemy: an artillery barrage A barrage is also a great number of complaints, criticisms, or questions suddenly directed at someone: Morris fired off a barrage of questions about Halperin’s politics.
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