- Rhymes: -eɪd
cannonade (plural cannonades)
- Firing artillery in a large amount for a length of time .
- A furious cannonade was kept up from the whole circle of batteries on the devoted town.
- (figuratively) A loud noise like a cannonade; a booming.
- Blue Walden rolls its cannonade.
firing artillery in a large amount for a length of time
- To discharge artillery fire.