bomber bomber  /ˈbɑ mər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a military aircraft that drops bombs during flight
  2. (n) a person who plants bombs
  3. (n) a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States

Usage(s):

  • After the shoe-bomber incident, she desperately wanted to quit and found herself withdrawing from friends, spending most of her days sleeping.

News

  1. Suicide bomber embraces and kills Sunni politician in Iraq

    MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew himself up as he embraced a Sunni Muslim political leader in northern Iraq on Wednesday, killing the man and four of his family a day before elections in the area. Al Qaeda's local wing has increased its attacks this year, often targeting moderate Sunni Muslim leaders in a bid to ignite sectarian upheaval and undermine Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Suicide bomber, gunmen attack UN office in Somalia

    By Abdi Sheikh MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A suicide bomber and several gunmen attacked a United Nations compound in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Wednesday, police and witnesses said, in a strike that bore the hallmarks of al Qaeda-linked militants. The bomber set off his explosives outside the gate of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) base before attackers ran inside and opened fire ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Suicide bomber kills 30 at funeral in Pakistan

    By Jibran Ahmad PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - A suicide bomber killed 30 people, including a provincial legislator, gathered for the funeral of a businessman in northern Pakistan on Tuesday, police said. Legislator Imran Mohmand, formerly associated with an anti-Taliban party, was elected as an independent in May but joined the party of former cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan. The bombing ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

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Quotes

  1. "I was both angry and I was repulsed by the reception of a convicted bomber guilty of a huge terrorist crime received on his return to Libya," Brown told reporters. "When I met (Libyan leader) Colonel (Moamer) Kadhafi over the summer I made...
    on Aug 19, 2009 By: Gordon Brown Source: AFP

  2. Told by reporters about the Taliban claim of responsibility for the attack, Cheney said: "I think they clearly try to find ways to question the authority of the central government. Striking at Bagram with a suicide bomber, I suppose, is one way to...
    on Feb 27, 2007 By: Vice President Dick Cheney Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Is it a suicide bomber or a parcel bomb? Technical teams are working on this," Erdogan told reporters after visiting the scene.
    on May 22, 2006 By: Recep Tayyip Erdogan Source: 940 News

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