bomb out

transitive verb

Definition of bomb out

1 : to subject (a target, such as an industrial center) to bombing so that continued operation or inhabitation of the bombed objective is impossible a munitions factory which was bombed out early in the war
2 : to force out of a dwelling or place of business by bombing : make homeless by bombing millions of people were bombed out

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“Bomb out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bomb%20out. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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