napalm napalm  /ˈneɪ pɑm/

Definition(s):

  • (n) gasoline jelled with aluminum soaps; highly incendiary liquid used in fire bombs and flamethrowers

Usage(s):

  1. Serb forces,defying stern United Nations warnings, today crossed a deadly threshold in the Bosnian struggle by dropping napalm on a.
  2. You can't connect climate change to a natural disaster as simply as you can connect a napalm bomb, a running child and the war in Vietnam.
  3. Screaming Phantoms and Skyraiders plastered the perimeters of jungle clearings with napalm and thermite bombs, setting brushfires that blazed for days.

News

  • Fighting fire with napalm: How Google’s Moto X will battle the iPhone 5S this fall

    Fighting fire with fire is only a safe bet when the odds are somewhat balanced. Google knows this, so to battle Apple’s next-generation iPhone 5S this fall, it’s planning to fight with napalm. A recent report revealed that Google will spend half a billion dollars or possibly even more to market its Moto X smartphone following its launch in the late summer or early fall. As Quartz points out ...
    on July 12, 2013     Source: BGR News via Yahoo! News

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Quotes

  1. "This is the big leap," Statham said. "This is my first step into the big world of fully equipped action movies, if you will. I'm very, very excited. And the movie: The script is greeaaat. They got missiles, anti-aircraft guns, napalm, oil...
    on Aug 17, 2007 By: Jason Statham Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. Canning made such comments as describing the songs they wrote for the movie are "Really short punk rock jams. One tune is four seconds long- it's in Napalm Death territory. After that one, someone in the movie yells, Hey, it's not a race!"
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Brendan Canning Source: Green Shoelace

  3. "This business of burning human beings with napalm, of filling our nation's homes with orphans and widows, of injecting poisonous hate into veins of people's normally humane, of sending men home from dark and bloody battlefields physically...
    on May 20, 2005 By: Martin Luther King Source: ZNet

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