bombproof

adjective bomb·proof \ ˈbäm-ˌprüf \
|Updated on: 25 Jun 2018

Definition of bombproof

1 : safe from the force of bombs
2 : extremely sturdy or durable
  • a bombproof parka
  • a bombproof horse

Examples of bombproof in a Sentence

  1. the manufacturer's bombproof powerboats can take a lot of punishment

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First Known Use of bombproof

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in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of bombproof for English Language Learners

  • : strong enough to protect someone or something from the force of bombs



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