Meaning of BROADSIDE in English

BROADSIDE

I. noun

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a broadside against abortion

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After spending 17 years in Congress hurling broadsides at foreign creditors and defending state enterprises, Mr Franco has changed course.

It printed prose and verse in broadside and chapbook form till its activities were cut short by the War.

There were numerous illustrated broadsides and woodcuts which carried their message in visual form.

When the Merrimac approached, they delivered broadsides and were then towed back with promptness.

II. adverb

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His van was hit broadside by a speeding car.

III. verb

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Jerry's car was broadsided by a pickup truck.

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