bomb - definition and synonyms

 
 
 
noun 

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/bɒm/
singularbomb
pluralbombs
  1. 1
    [countable]

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    a weapon made to explode at a particular time or when it hits something

    Bombs fell on the city every night for two weeks.

    plant a bomb:

    The bomb had been planted in a busy street.

    1. a.
      [only before noun] relating to or caused by a bomb

      a bomb attack

  2. 2

    the bomb

    or

    the Bomb

    old-fashioned nuclear weapons, considered as a group
  3.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    3
    the bomb informal something really good

    This looks the bomb.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 05/03/2014
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