1. safety blitz, linebacker blitzing, blitz, maneuver, manoeuvre, play

usage: (American football) defensive players try to break through the offensive line

2. blitz, blitzkrieg, attack, onslaught, onset, onrush

usage: a swift and violent military offensive with intensive aerial bombardment


1. blitz, attack, assail

usage: attack suddenly and without warning; "Hitler blitzed Poland"

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