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bomb

 
Noun bomb has 3 senses
  1. bomb - an explosive device fused to denote under specific conditions
    --1 is a kind of
    explosive device; weaponry, arms, implements of war, weapons system, munition
    --1 has particulars:
     atom bomb, atomic bomb, A-bomb, fission bomb, plutonium bomb; balloon bomb, Fugo; bomblet, cluster bomblet; bombshell; briefcase bomb; car bomb; chemical bomb, gas bomb; cluster bomb; cruise missile; depth charge, depth bomb; dumb bomb, gravity bomb; fragmentation bomb, antipersonnel bomb, anti-personnel bomb, daisy cutter; gas shell; general-purpose bomb, GP bomb; grenade; hydrogen bomb, H-bomb, fusion bomb, thermonuclear bomb; incendiary bomb, incendiary, firebomb; letter bomb, parcel bomb, package bomb; megaton bomb; microwave bomb, E-bomb; Molotov cocktail, petrol bomb, gasoline bomb; penetration bomb; pipe bomb; plastic bomb; remote-control bomb; smart bomb; smoke bomb, smoke grenade; stink bomb, stench bomb; thermobaric bomb, fuel-air bomb, vacuum bomb, volume-detonation bomb, aerosol bomb; time bomb, infernal machine
    Derived form: verb bomb1
  2. bomb calorimeter, bomb - strong sealed vessel for measuring heat of combustion
    --2 is a kind of calorimeter
  3. turkey, bomb, dud - 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"
    --3 is a kind of flop, bust
    Derived form: verb bomb2
Verb bomb has 2 senses
  1. bombard, bomb - throw bombs at or attack with bombs; "The Americans bombed Dresden"
    --1 is one way to attack, assail
    Derived forms: noun bomber2, noun bomber1, noun bomb1, noun bombing1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
  2. fail, flunk, bomb, flush it - fail to get a passing grade; "She studied hard but failed nevertheless"; "Did I fail the test?"
    Derived form: noun bomb3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s something
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