cherry bomb

noun

Definition of cherry bomb

  1. :  a powerful globular red firecracker

1953

First Known Use of cherry bomb

1953


CHERRY BOMB Defined for English Language Learners

cherry bomb

noun

Definition of cherry bomb for English Language Learners

  • : a round firecracker that makes a loud noise when it explodes


Learn More about cherry bomb


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up cherry bomb? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to help become familiar with something

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • ludwig-richter-spring-has-arrived
  • Which is a synonym of upbraid?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ