What does ticking bomb mean?

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tick·ing bomb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. time bomb, ticking bomb(noun)

    a problematic situation that will eventually become dangerous if not addressed

    "India is a demographic time bomb"; "the refugee camp is a ticking bomb waiting to go off"

How to pronounce ticking bomb?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say ticking bomb in sign language?

  1. tickingbomb

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ticking bomb in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ticking bomb in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of ticking bomb in a Sentence

  1. Livia Firth:

    Sustainability is about corporations or their investors asking themselves this question: What is the impact of environmental degradation, human rights violations or corruption on investment outcome for shareholders, if you make an investment and you fail to consider these issues, you are investing in a ticking bomb and at some point that bomb is going to explode.

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