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    bombard with calls, e-mails or letters

    Can we say "bombard with letters or e-mails"?

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    Re: bombard with calls, e-mails or letters

    It's quite informal but yes you could say that.

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    Re: bombard with calls, e-mails or letters

    It's especially appropriate in the case of e-mail, as there's a sort of Denial-of-Service attack informally called 'a mail bomb'. (There's an unrelated sort of cyber-attack that involves a trigger set off in a program when a certain code-path is followed: this is called 'a logic bomb'. There is other bomb-related vocabulary in the area of cyber-attacks; many viruses are described as having a 'payload'.)

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