- atomic bomb.
- nuclear weapons collectively.
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Words nearby bomb
Origin of bomb
OTHER WORDS FROM bombbomb·a·ble, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH bombbalm 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.