Usage examples for bomb

  1. The house of the mill went with the second bomb. – The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. The question fell rather like a bomb, though quite a small bomb, into the sunshine. – Antony Gray,--Gardener by Leslie Moore
  3. He made a good job of it, getting him in the face, and must have simply caved him in, but not before he had thrown a bomb. – A Yankee in the Trenches by R. Derby Holmes
  4. Or had the bomb really killed him; was this what death was like? – Time and Time Again by Henry Beam Piper
  5. If you started to take the watch, the bomb went off, and after that you didn't care what time it was. – A Yankee in the Trenches by R. Derby Holmes
  6. Bomb- shells were not often used although they had been known for a century. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  7. " This is rather like firing at bomb- shells," he called out to Lord Beauregard. – Macleod of Dare by William Black
  8. As I was leaving the dump, thinking of a possible future, and what a lovely explosion one well- directed bomb would make, I heard some one coming towards me. – 'Brother Bosch', an Airman's Escape from Germany by Gerald Featherstone Knight
  9. " A bomb," he said, in the most matter of fact way. – The Exploits of Elaine by Arthur B. Reeve
  10. It is because these things were as the light of day to me that I say to myself, 'It is impossible that it should be impossible for a third person not to have placed the bomb in the bouquet. – The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux
  11. The bomb of surrender! – Tarrano the Conqueror by Raymond King Cummings
  12. One bitter winter's night eight men left a British trench to bomb the Germans. – The Irish at the Front by Michael MacDonagh
  13. Take the bomb yourself; you're in charge of this section. – The Fourth Series Plays, Complete by John Galsworthy
  14. He had determined, before Morris fired the bomb which shattered his hopes, to ask if he might see her again, and where, and if there could be found no place fitting and proper, she being motherless and Miss Felicia but a chaperon, to write her a note inviting her to walk up through the Park with him, and so on into the open where she really belonged. – Peter A Novel of Which He is Not the Hero by F. Hopkinson Smith
  15. The circumstances of the bomb explosion were the following. – A History of Trade Unionism in the United States by Selig Perlman
  16. They also seemed to think it was a bomb. – Notes of a Camp-Follower on the Western Front by E. W. Hornung
  17. But do not tell them that King Orgzild already has such a bomb. – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
  18. " Well, a bomb wouldn't help. – This Crowded Earth by Robert Bloch
  19. Now I will pretend to be quite harmless, and after supper let the bomb burst!" – Old Fritz and the New Era by Louise Muhlbach