That broadside forced Romney to go a step or two further in defense of his plan than he usually prefers to go.
A broadside advertising them in 1864 emphasized their appeal to “the Democratic Social Circle”—whatever that was.
The government agency backed its broadside against Hope, claiming to have received “indignant protests” over the ad campaign.
1590s, "side of a ship" (technically, "the side of a ship above the water, between the bow and the quarter"), from broad (adj.) + side (n.); thus "the artillery on one side of a ship all fired off at once" (1590s, with figurative extensions). Two words until late 18c. Of things other than ships, 1630s. But oldest-recorded sense in English is "sheet of paper printed only on one side" (1570s).