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Verb
/bäm/,
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bombs, plural;
  1. Attack (a place or vehicle) with a bomb or bombs
    • - London was bombed, night after night
    • - a series of bombings
  2. (of a movie, play, or other event) Fail miserably
    • - a big-budget movie that bombed at the box office
    • - he bombed out at several tournaments
  3. Move very quickly
    • - the bus came bombing along
Noun
  1. A container filled with explosive, incendiary material, smoke, gas, or other destructive substance, designed to explode on impact or when detonated by a time mechanism, remote-control device, or lit fuse

  2. An explosive device fitted into a specified object
    • - a package bomb
  3. Nuclear weapons considered collectively as agents of mass destruction
    • - she joined the fight against the bomb
  4. A small pressurized container that sprays liquid, foam, or gas
    • - an aerosol bomb
  5. A thing resembling a bomb in impact, in particular

  6. A lump of lava thrown out by a volcano

  7. A movie, play, or other event that fails badly
    • - that bomb of an old movie
  8. A long forward pass or hit in a ball game
    • - a big 40-yard bomb down the middle to tight end Howard Cross
  9. An old car

  10. A large sum of money
    • - it will cost a bomb in call charges
  11. An outstandingly good person or thing
    • - the site would really be da bomb if its content were updated more frequently
  12. A marijuana cigarette


  1. an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions
  2. bombard: throw bombs at or attack with bombs; "The Americans bombed Dresden"
  3. bomb calorimeter: strong sealed vessel for measuring heat of combustion
  4. fail: fail to get a passing grade; "She studied hard but failed nevertheless"; "Did I fail the test?"
  5. turkey: an event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual; "the first experiment was a real turkey"; "the meeting was a dud as far as new business was concerned"
  6. atom bomb: a nuclear weapon in which enormous energy is released by nuclear fission (splitting the nuclei of a heavy element like uranium 235 or plutonium 239)
  7. A bomb is any of a range(short or long distance) of explosive devices that only rely on the exothermic chemical reaction of an explosive material to provide an extremely sudden and violent release of energy. ...
  8. Although each installment of the Final Fantasy series is generally set in a different fictional world with separate storylines, there are some commonalities when it comes to character design. Certain design themes repeat themselves, as well as specific character names and classes. ...
  9. In several forms of football a forward pass is when the ball is thrown in the direction that the offensive team is trying to move, towards the defensive team's goal line. ...
  10. BOMB is a quarterly magazine edited by artists and writers. It is composed, primarily, of interviews between creative people working in a variety of disciplines — visual art, literature, music, film, theater, and architecture.
  11. Bomb is a meteorological term for a baroclinic low pressure area characterized by a rapid pressure fall of at least 24 millibars in 24 hours. It is applied only to cold-air storms. When this occurs with an offshore low, severe damage to coastal areas can result.
  12. The phrase box office bomb (also referred to as a flop) refers to a film for which the production and marketing costs greatly exceeded the revenue retained by the movie studio. ...
  13. An explosive device used or intended as a weapon; A failure; an unpopular commercial product; A car in poor condition; A success; the bomb; A very attractive woman; a bombshell; An action or statement that causes a strong reaction; The atomic bomb; A long forward pass; A heavy-walled ...
  14. The atomic bomb; the capability to launch a nuclear attack. Often capitalized; A success; something excellent
  15. (Bombed) Sucked, failed, stunk up the joint. “I had the worst set of my life—absolutely bombed it. The audience had torches and pitchforks.”
  16. (Bombing (Booming, Schuss-booming)) Recklessly going straight down hill at high speed. The record for speed skiing is 150 mph.
  17. (Bombing) Explosions of devices created for non-authorized or criminal use that occurred at incidents attended by Explosives Disposal Units (EDUs).
  18. (bombing) doing horribly in a performance (think crickets, oil painting, wind whistling through a deserted cemetery, all in super-slow motion...)
  19. (Bombs) Large heavy darts also known as “Bombers”.
  20. (Bombs) up to 455 kg (1,000 lb) of bombs (some variants)
  21. (A-bombs) This is a slang name for Oxymetholone, which was originally sold under the trade name Anadrol.
  22. (Bombs) 1 × 2,000 lb torpedo or equivalent weight of bombs or depth charges
  23. (Bombs) 25,000 lb (11,000 kg) in two ventral bomb bays
  24. (Bombs) 2× 250-lb (110-kg) bombs
  25. (Bombs) Explosive articles which are dropped from aircraft. They may contain a flammable liquid with bursting charge, a photo-flash composition or bursting charge. ...