bomber

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

bomb + -er

Noun[edit]

bomber (plural bombers)

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Halifax Bomber of the Canadian Forces
  1. A military aircraft designed to carry and drop bombs.
  2. A person who makes and detonates bombs.
  3. bomber jacket
    • 2012, Tom Lamont, How Mumford & Sons became the biggest band in the world (in The Daily Telegraph, 15 November 2012)[1]
      First singer and guitarist Marcus Mumford, wearing a black suit, then bassist Ted Dwane, in leather bomber and T-shirt. Next bearded banjo player Winston Marshall, his blue flannel shirt hanging loose, and pianist Ben Lovett, wrapped in a woollen coat.
  4. (US) a 22-ounce beer bottle
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Etymology 2[edit]

A shortened form of bombproof.

Adjective[edit]

bomber (comparative more bomber, superlative most bomber)

  1. (climbing, slang) Completely solid and secure, usually referring to some form of protective gear (n.b. the forms "more bomber" or "most bomber" are unusual).

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Aragonese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bom.ˈbeɾ/, /bom.ˈbe/

Noun[edit]

bomber m (plural bombers)

  1. firefighter (person whose job is to put out fires)
    • 2010, Academia de l’Aragonés, Propuesta ortografica de l’Academia de l’Aragonés, 2nd edition, Edacar, page 45:
      Corre! Grita a os bombers! Fe-lo ya!
      Run! Shout to the firefighters! Do it now!

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bomba +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

bomber m (plural bombers, feminine bombera)

  1. firefighter

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

bomber

  1. (intransitive) to bulge
  2. (figuratively) to cower, to bend

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English bomber.

Noun[edit]

bomber m (invariable)

  1. graffiti artist
  2. goal scorer (football)
  3. bomber jacket

Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English bomb +‎ -er.

Verb[edit]

bomber (gerund bombéthie)

  1. to bomb

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

bomber m, f

  1. indefinite plural of bombe

Verb[edit]

bomber

  1. present tense of bombe

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

bomber f

  1. indefinite plural of bombe

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bomber

  1. indefinite plural of bomb