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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bombing, bombardment(noun)

    an attack by dropping bombs

  2. bombing(noun)

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

Wiktionary

  1. bombing(Noun)

    The action of dropping bombs from the air.

  2. bombing(Noun)

    The action of placing and detonating bombs.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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

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How to say bombing in sign language?

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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. Defense Secretary Ash Carter:

    I saw some of the A-10s that are flying bombing missions against ISIL (the Pentagon's term for ISIS) when I was at Incirlik Air Base in Turkey last December, and we need the additional payload capacity they can bring to the fight, we're pushing off the A-10's final retirement until 2022 so we can keep more aircraft that can drop smart bombs on ISIL.

  2. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani:

    To the countries in the region, I say, let's adopt the spirit of brotherhood, let's respect each other and other nations. A nation does not give in through bombing, do not kill innocent children. Let's think about an end to the war, about cease-fire and humanitarian assistance to the suffering people of Yemen.

  3. Randall Woodfin:

    When he tragically lost his daughter Denise in the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church bombing in 1963, his courage and fortitude fueled our march for peace, may we take comfort in knowing that Chris has reunited with his beloved Denise.

  4. Hillary Clinton:

    I think it's important too that the United States make it very clear to Putin that it's not acceptable for him to be in Syria creating more chaos, bombing people on behalf of Assad, and we can't do that if we don't take more of a leadership position, which is what I'm advocating.

  5. Abu Rusydan:

    Jemaah Islamiyah must be peaceful up to a certain point, otherwise how will Jemaah Islamiyah win public support ? if the Indonesian government can understand our message through words then we don't need to carry out( attacks like) the Bali bombing. When asked why Jemaah Islamiyah was sending Jemaah Islamiyah to Syria, Abu Rusydan said Jemaah Islamiyah was.

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