Synonyms for Bomb:


ballistic missile, atom bomb, car bomb, cannonball, atomic bomb, a-bomb, cluster bomb, booby trap. crash, lemon, thrive, founder, loser, collapse, bust, failure, backfire, languish, fiasco. blitz, carpet bomb, counterattack, carve up, bayonet, attack, detonate, bomb out. gallop, surge, dart, speed, race, outpace, fly, be quick on your feet, hasten. dip, germicide, camphor, fungicide, fungicidal, flyswatter, ddt, citronella, flypaper. cruise missile, fallout, fallout shelter, fireball, the bomb, first strike, early warning. get through, pass, qualify, retake, resit, score, dip out. bomb (noun)
bomb calorimeter, bombard, dud, fail, turkey, flunk, flush it.
event (noun)
dud, turkey.
exploding weapon (noun)
charge, Molotov Cocktail, mine, bombshell, torpedo, missile, atom bomb, explosive, nuclear bomb, grenade.
failure (noun)
dud, fiasco.
sensation (noun)
weapon (noun)
letter, depth charge, parachute, six-ton, time, explosive, napalm bomb, delayed action, smoke, charge, Molotov Cocktail, pineapple, cyanide, magnesium, plastic, neutron bomb, pipe, rack of bombs, bombshell, jet propulsion, salvo of bombs, chain detonation, torpedo, multiple warhead, high explosive, cherry bomb, missile, hydrogen bomb or H-bomb, cobalt bomb or C-bomb, demolition, mine, hand grenade blockbuster, glider, cluster bomb unit or CBU, smart, nuclear bomb, nuclear warhead, stink bomb, ash can, potato masher, grenade.


competition (verb)
detonate weapon (verb)
bombard, attack, blitz.

Other synonyms:

bayonet, car bomb, backfire, booby trap, flyswatter, torpedo, detonate, ddt, atom bomb, collapse, flypaper, a-bomb, missile, cluster bomb, ballistic missile, failure, carpet bomb, depth charge, grenade, camphor, Molotov Cocktail, fungicidal, citronella, resit, fungicide, neutron bomb, languish, atomic bomb. fiasco, founder, dip out, loser, carve up, lemon. mine. qualify, blitz, get through. crash, retake. attack. score. Other relevant words:
booby trap, collapse, stink bomb, charge, attack, detonate, fly, mine, resit, failure, blitz, atomic bomb, explosive, fiasco, missile, speed, flypaper, Molotov Cocktail, bust, nuclear bomb, bombshell, ddt, lemon, retake, backfire, loser, citronella, flyswatter, pineapple, fungicidal, camphor, torpedo, hasten, depth charge, founder, qualify, fireball, grenade, smoke.

Usage examples for bomb

  1. Instead of one bomb there might be a need for fifty. – Operation Terror by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  2. It was a bomb as perhaps you have learned. – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  3. If we find the sap, with any Germans in it, we are to bomb them out of it, and break up the sap as far as possible. – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay