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Synonyms for bombbɒm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bomb(noun)

    an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions

    bomb calorimeter, turkey, dud

  2. bomb calorimeter, bomb(noun)

    strong sealed vessel for measuring heat of combustion

    bomb calorimeter, turkey, dud, bomb

  3. turkey, bomb, dud(verb)

    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"

    flop, turkey, washout, bomb, dud, misfire, joker, bomb calorimeter

  4. bombard, bomb(verb)

    throw bombs at or attack with bombs

    "The Americans bombed Dresden"

    fail, pelt, barrage, flunk, bombard, flush it, bomb

  5. fail, flunk, bomb, flush it(verb)

    fail to get a passing grade

    "She studied hard but failed nevertheless"; "Did I fail the test?"

    go, conk out, give way, flunk, bomb, betray, break down, die, neglect, run out, break, flush it, miscarry, give out, fail, go wrong, bombard, go bad


  1. bomb(noun)

    To jump into water in a squatting position, with the arms wrapped around the legs.


  2. bomb(noun)

    A large amount of money, a fortune.

    packet, fortune, pretty penny

  3. bomb(noun)

    A very attractive woman; a bombshell.


Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. bomb


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