What does bombing mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bombing, bombardmentnoun

    an attack by dropping bombs

  2. bombingnoun

    the use of bombs for sabotage; a tactic frequently used by terrorists

Wiktionary

  1. bombingnoun

    The action of dropping bombs from the air.

  2. bombingnoun

    The action of placing and detonating bombs.

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'bombing' in Nouns Frequency: #2888

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bombing in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bombing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of bombing in a Sentence

  1. Boubacar Kone:

    Just because there's no more bombing and no more shooting every day, doesn't mean the crisis is over.

  2. Martin Dempsey:

    Carpet bombing through Iraq is not the answer.

  3. Robert McKenzie:

    That would not only mean more bombing. Potentially, that would also mean more support to displaced persons.

  4. Matthias Rogg:

    It's the point from which everything is measured. It fed the myth that Dresden was the innocent victim of a pointless war and hid the fact that it was a center of Nazism and a significant hub for making armaments, and while the bombing of Dresden was dreadful, it's crucial that without Sept. 1 1939, without Warsaw, Rotterdam, Coventry, London there wouldn't have been Dresden.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    Let's hope that we can accelerate the ceasefire, because I fear that the Russians will continue their bombing, try to do everything they can to destroy what's left of the opposition.

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