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Usage examples for BOMBS

  1. We broke up one night of sleep for the muckers with those bombs, but I've an idea that the night we shot off sixty rounds of blank shotgun shells that they had already moved. – The High School Boys' Fishing Trip by H. Irving Hancock
  2. We live in little 'oles jist like rabbits, an' the old Turks keep throwin' nasty things called bombs. – The Kangaroo Marines by R. W. Campbell
  3. They still have a couple of bombs left. – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
  4. To move the asteroid into a new orbit, they were going to fire nuclear bombs. – Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet by Harold Leland Goodwin
  5. " Why, Tom, that powder certainly burst the bombs all to pieces," said Ned, picking up a shattered piece of steel. – Tom Swift and his Giant Cannon or, The Longest Shots on Record by Victor Appleton
  6. Helen stood like a man upon the bastions amidst the whirring of the bullets and the thunder of the guns, extinguished the bombs cast into the fortress with huge moistened buffalo- skins, fired off the cannons against the besiegers with her own hands, and cut down the soldiers who attempted to storm the walls, spiked their guns, and burnt their tents. – The Slaves of the Padishah by Mór Jókai
  7. It's in all the weekly papers now and stands for anarchy with hair oil on the bombs. – The Rustle of Silk by Cosmo Hamilton
  8. Over this barrier each takes it into his head to throw a few bombs at his enemy. – The Incomparable 29th and the "River Clyde" by George Davidson
  9. " Gas bombs," says Rupert. – Wilt Thou Torchy by Sewell Ford
  10. If we'd used our brains, we'd have more bombs than Weald can hope for! – This World Is Taboo by Murray Leinster
  11. The British shells and bombs must have tossed it about as you would toss hay with a rake. – Letters from France by C. E. W. Bean
  12. You will take only bombs with you. – A Yankee in the Trenches by R. Derby Holmes
  13. Look out for bombs! – Tom Swift and his Air Glider or, Seeking the Platinum Treasure by Victor Appleton
  14. The 'companion' Luna said this, or the 'companion' Luna has done the other, and I tried to hide from the people of the 'household' that this 'companion' could be you, guessing that such madness must turn out ill- furiously ill- and after- after came the affairs of the bombs." – The Shadow of the Cathedral by Vicente Blasco Ibañez
  15. He was to use it now, and tell McGivney that he had just caught some members of the I. W. W., with Pat McCormick as their leader, preparing to blow up some people with dynamite bombs. – 100%: The Story of a Patriot by Upton Sinclair
  16. You shall have the bombs. – Winds of the World by Talbot Mundy
  17. I had been walking parallel to it for some distance when a British aeroplane dropped some bombs too close to be pleasant, causing quite a stir in the wood, shortly followed by an anti- aircraft gun opening fire not far away. – 'Brother Bosch', an Airman's Escape from Germany by Gerald Featherstone Knight
  18. So far, apparently, no bombs had been dropped. – Fanny Goes to War by Pat Beauchamp
  19. That means they haven't got atomic bombs. – Warrior Race by Robert Sheckley
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