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phrasal verb
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theybomb out
he/she/itbombs out
present participlebombing out
past tensebombed out
past participlebombed out
  1. 1
    [intransitive] informal same as bomb2 (sense 2)
  2. 2
    be bombed out (of something) [transitive]
    1. a.
      to be forced to leave a place because of being attacked by bombs

      Half the town was bombed out of their homes in the raid.

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