Antonyms of barrage :
Examples of usage:
The barrage was fierce and concentrated. "A Yankee Flier in Italy", Rutherford G. Montgomery.
I could fancy him grinning behind the sheen of his barrage at my question. "Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930", Various.
And in ten minutes they were all rushing forward again, straight through the barrage- and the two lieutenants were killed. "Elizabeth's Campaign", Mrs. Humphrey Ward.