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phrasal verb [transitive] American informal
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present tense
I/you/we/theybomb out of
he/she/itbombs out of
present participlebombing out of
past tensebombed out of
past participlebombed out of
  1. bomb out of something to have to leave something such as a competition because you have failed badly or been easily defeated
    After only six months, the company bombed out of the computer software business.
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