bunker bunker  /ˈbəŋ kər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a hazard on a golf course
  2. (n) a large container for storing fuel
  3. (n) a fortification of earth; mostly or entirely below ground
  4. (v) hit a golf ball into a bunker
  5. (v) fill (a ship's bunker) with coal or oil
  6. (v) transfer cargo from a ship to a warehouse

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Some time after lunch that day, Hitler and his wife of one day, Eva Braun, retired to their suite in the Fhrer's underground bunker to take their lives.
  2. It was also a tragedy: the bunker was filled with Iraqi civilians who had taken refuge there from nighttime raids on the capital.
  3. PTI's correspondent witnessed the explosion from a ridge-top bunker a short distance away.

News

  1. How to gain strength for bunkers

    If you want to hit it out of the bunker with control like Bob Krause, then you need to have stability in your legs especially the inside and outside of your thighs.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ClickOnDetroit

  2. Bunker Fuel Prices See Minor Mixed Shifts

    Spot prices for high and low sulfur bunker fuel experienced slight movement this week, with high sulfur inching up and low sulfur edging down in the week of June 7, according to daily Bunkervision price data via international marine fuel oil broker LQM Petroleum Services.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Journal of Commerce Online

  3. Bunker brings new blood to men's member/guest tourney

    Fresh new faces were enticed to the greens at Brush's Bunker Hill golf course over the weekend of June 1-2 during the club's annual Men's Member/Guest golf tournament that had club members invite a non-member to participate.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Fort Morgan Times

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Quotes

  1. "It was frustrating," Wie said. "My body would not do what my mind was telling it to do. I felt a little out of whack today. I didn't feel like my normal self, but I can still take some positives from today. I hit a great bunker shot - a...
    on Jul 28, 2007 By: Michelle Wie Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "American foreign policy needs to change its tone and attitude, open up, and reach out," Huckabee said. "The Bush administration's arrogant bunker mentality has been counterproductive at home and abroad. My administration will recognize that...
    on Dec 14, 2007 By: Mike Huckabee Source: Guardian Unlimited

  3. "If you're in that bunker, you're not seeing much, you're just seeing the rescue," Verplank said.
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Scott Verplank Source: The Associated Press

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