in the sense of missile
an object or weapon that is thrown, launched, or fired at a targetnuclear missiles
in the sense of projectile
an object thrown as a weapon or fired from a gunan enormous artillery gun used to fire a huge projectile
in the sense of rocket
a self-propelling device, usually cylindrical, which produces thrust by expelling through a nozzle the gases produced by burning fuel, such as one used as a firework or distress signalThere has been a rocket attack on the capital.
in the sense of shell
a small-arms cartridgethe whistling screech of an enemy shell
Video: pronunciation of 'bomb'
bomb 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
Life on the edge
The desire to push the boundaries has been a motivator in many a daring expedition, testing the human spirit and physical abilities to the utmost. Indulge your adventurous spirit by exploring some associated ‘extreme’ vocabulary. Will you have the survival skills to master our quiz?