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Synonyms for bomb

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  1. bombnoun

    To jump into water in a squatting position, with the arms wrapped around the legs.


  2. bombnoun

    A large amount of money, a fortune.

    make a bomb, cost a bomb

    packet, fortune, pretty penny

  3. bombnoun

    A very attractive woman; a bombshell.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. bombnoun

    an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions

    bomb calorimeter, turkey, dud

  2. bomb calorimeter, bombnoun

    strong sealed vessel for measuring heat of combustion

    bomb calorimeter, turkey, dud

  3. turkey, bomb, dudverb

    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"

    flop, turkey, washout, dud, misfire, joker, bomb calorimeter

  4. bombard, bombverb

    throw bombs at or attack with bombs

    "The Americans bombed Dresden"

    fail, pelt, barrage, flunk, bombard, flush it

  5. fail, flunk, bomb, flush itverb

    fail to get a passing grade

    "She studied hard but failed nevertheless"; "Did I fail the test?"

    go, conk out, give way, flunk, betray, break down, die, neglect, run out, break, flush it, miscarry, give out, fail, go wrong, bombard, go bad

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How to use bomb in a sentence?

  1. Abdiasis Abu Musab:

    We exploded the truck using a planted bomb and then ambushed.

  2. Donald Trump:

    It is clear to me that we cannot prevent an Iranian nuclear bomb under the decaying and rotten structure of the current agreement, the Iran deal is defective at its core.

  3. David Inserra:

    When interviewed after Fareed Mumuni arrest, Munther Omar Saleh said that Clarion Project The terror group planned to bomb a location, use a vehicle to run down police officers, and then use their weapons to attack others.

  4. Bennie Thompson:

    I have no problem working with my House Republican colleagues. I have developed what I think is a reasonable temperament in trying to get things done, i tend not to be a bomb thrower. I give people on my committee the opportunity to express their opinion. If they want to spend their five minutes being stupid, that's to the detriment of the constituents they represent, but we go forward.

  5. Michel Vernay:

    We were overwhelmed, we realized that we had a time bomb in front of us.

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