bombing raid

Definition of bombing raid

:a surprise attack in which bombs are used

Word by Word Definitions

bomb play bombing
  1. : an explosive device fused to detonate under specified conditions

  2. : atomic bomb

  3. : a vessel for compressed gases: such as

  1. : to attack with or as if with bombs : bombard

  2. : to defeat decisively

  3. : to hit (a ball, puck, or shot) very hard

raid play
  1. : a hostile or predatory incursion

  2. : a surprise attack by a small force

  3. : a brief foray outside one's usual sphere

  1. : to conduct or take part in a raid

  2. : to make a raid on


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