- n an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions
- n strong sealed vessel for measuring heat of combustion
- n an event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual
- v throw bombs at or attack with bombs
The Americans bombed Dresden
- v fail to get a passing grade
- President Valry Giscard d'Estaing announced last month that France had tested its own Enhanced Radiation Weapon (ERW), commonly known as the neutron bomb.
- Leading neoconservative thinker Norman Podhoretz is back, and so is the campaign to bomb Iran.
- This little aircraft is a captured Japanese suicide rocket bomb, fitted with a pilot's cockpit, steering controls and an explosive warhead in the nose.
- Sergey Lavrov in Independent
Whatever side is used to bomb civilians and the positions of peacekeepers, this side is not safe and they should know this,Lavrov said.
- Paul Goydos in The Associated Press
Today was a nuclear bomb,said Goydos, a 46-year-old pro from Dove Canyon, Calif. "I don't know where it came from. If I knew that, I wouldn't be able to touch it."
- Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Malaysia Sun
Is it a suicide bomber or a parcel bomb? Technical teams are working on this,Erdogan told reporters after inspecting the scene.