Synonyms for battery


1. battery, artillery, artillery unit
usage: group of guns or missile launchers operated together at one place
2. battery, electric battery, electrical device
usage: a device that produces electricity; may have several primary or secondary cells arranged in parallel or series
3. battery, collection, aggregation, accumulation, assemblage
usage: a collection of related things intended for use together; "took a battery of achievement tests"
4. battery, team, squad
usage: a unit composed of the pitcher and catcher
5. battery, stamp battery, stamp mill, stamping mill
usage: a series of stamps operated in one mortar for crushing ores
6. barrage, barrage fire, battery, bombardment, shelling, fire, firing
usage: the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target; "they laid down a barrage in front of the advancing troops"; "the shelling went on for hours without pausing"
7. battery, assault and battery, assault
usage: an assault in which the assailant makes physical contact
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