Nautical Trivia by Fonz – Broadside

Deliver a Broadside

A broadside was the simultaneous firing of the guns and/or canons on one side of a war ship. Quite a blow, as can be imagined.

Today it means much the same type of all-out attack, though done (usually) with words

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