- atomic bomb.
- nuclear weapons collectively.
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of bomb
Related formsbomb·a·ble, adjective
Can be confusedbalm bomb
Examples from the Web for f-bomb
Less than a minute into her big break, Slate let slip a highly audible F-bomb instead of the scripted “freaking.”The Curious Little Shell That Restarted Jenny Slate’s Career|Luke Hopping|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sue Simmons Drops an F-Bomb The longtime local news anchor made a classic mistake in 2008.
“Having the secretary lob the F-bomb at you is pretty crazy,” he says.
I was always dropping the F-bomb back in the CNN newsroom, swaddled in the warm embrace of my un-shockable TV-news brethren.
John Leo on the latest in America's long line of f-bomb detonations.
British Dictionary definitions for f-bomb (1 of 2)
Word Origin for f-bomb
British Dictionary definitions for f-bomb (2 of 2)
- a hollow projectile containing an explosive, incendiary, or other destructive substance, esp one carried by aircraft
- (as modifier)bomb disposal; a bomb bay
- (in combination)a bombload; bombproof
- a hydrogen or atomic bomb considered as the ultimate destructive weapon
- slang something excellentit's the bomb
Word Origin for bomb
Idioms and Phrases with f-bomb
see time bomb.