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Overview of noun volley

The noun volley has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (9) fusillade, salvo, volley, burst

(rapid simultaneous discharge of firearms; "our fusillade from the left flank caught them by surprise")

2. (1) volley

(a tennis return made by hitting the ball before it bounces)

Overview of verb volley

The verb volley has 5 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. volley

(be dispersed in a volley; "gun shots volleyed at the attackers")

2. volley

(hit before it touches the ground; "volley the tennis ball")

3. volley

(discharge in, or as if in, a volley; "the attackers volleyed gunshots at the civilians")

4. volley

(make a volley)

5. volley

(utter rapidly; "volley a string of curses") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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