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bombard sb with sth

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with bombard   /bɒmˈbɑːd/ us    /bɑːmˈbɑːrd/
to direct so many things at someone, especially to ask them so many questions, that they find it difficult to deal with them: The children bombarded her with questions.Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
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