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Meaning & Definition of Bomb in English

English

Bomb

/bɑm/

noun

1. An explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions

    synonym:
  • bomb

2. Strong sealed vessel for measuring heat of combustion

    synonym:
  • bomb calorimeter
  • ,
  • bomb

3. 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"
    synonym:
  • turkey
  • ,
  • bomb
  • ,
  • dud

verb

1. Throw bombs at or attack with bombs

  • "The americans bombed dresden"
    synonym:
  • bombard
  • ,
  • bomb

2. Fail to get a passing grade

  • "She studied hard but failed nevertheless"
  • "Did i fail the test?"
    synonym:
  • fail
  • ,
  • flunk
  • ,
  • bomb
  • ,
  • flush it

Examples of using

A bomb from the time of World War II has exploded at a building site in Germany, killing at least one person.
The invention of the nuclear bomb means that we are capable of destroying ourselves.
I dropped a bomb on Moscow.