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stink bomb

  1. a small bomb made to emit a foul smell on exploding.
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Origin of stink bomb

First recorded in 1910–15
Also called stench bomb.
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Historical Examples

  • With unerring accuracy the "stink-bomb" vanished into the dark recess.

    A Lively Bit of the Front

    Percy F. Westerman

British Dictionary definitions for stench bomb

stink bomb

  1. a small glass globe, used by practical jokers: it releases a liquid with an offensive smell when broken
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