drop a bombshell

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Definition of drop a bombshell

: to surprise everyone She dropped a bombshell when she said she wouldn't run for reelection.

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“Drop a bombshell.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drop%20a%20bombshell. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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