One of them made a sign, transferred the vapor gun to his left hand, and took a bomb out of his pocket.
Theyll only follow up and bomb us out traverse by traverse till theres none of us left to bomb out.
Because the Germans knew what must come the next day, the German cannon were trying to bomb out the British guns.
I held my bomb out over the shield, calculating the angle to throw it down.
Coleman was just starting to struggle the bomb out of his pants when the action was over.
He had the bomb out of his pocket, when the machine guns began firing again, this time at something on his left.
1580s, from French bombe, from Italian bomba, probably from Latin bombus "a deep, hollow noise; a buzzing or booming sound," from Greek bombos "deep and hollow sound," echoic. Originally of mortar shells, etc.; modern sense of "explosive device placed by hand or dropped from airplane" is 1909. Meaning "old car" is from 1953. Meaning "success" is from 1954 (late 1990s slang the bomb "the best" is probably a fresh formation); opposite sense of "a failure" is from 1963. The bomb "atomic bomb" is from 1945.
1680s, from bomb (n.). Meaning "to fail" attested from 1963. Related: Bombed; bombing. Slang bombed "drunk" is attested by 1956.
To fail; bomb: Stephanie Moody ''bombed out'' last year: failed to complete her opening lifts (1970s+)
[in the sense of failure, perhaps fr the outdated expression make a baum of it, ''fail'']