bombed–out

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adjective \ˈbämd-ˌau̇t, -ˈau̇t\

Definition of bombed–out

  1. 1 :  destroyed by bombing <a bombed–out factory>

  2. 2 :  extremely dilapidated or run-down <a bombed–out inner-city neighborhood>

1972

First Known Use of bombed–out

1972


BOMBED–OUT Defined for English Language Learners

bombed–out

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adjective \ˈbämd-ˌau̇t, -ˈau̇t\

Definition of bombed–out for English Language Learners

  • : destroyed by bombs

  • : forced out of a house or a building by bombing


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