carpet bomb


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Verb1.carpet bomb - bomb a large area systematically and extensively; "The U.S. decided to carpet bomb Vietnam"
bomb, bombard - throw bombs at or attack with bombs; "The Americans bombed Dresden"
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The United States began a fresh offensive on Wednesday using giant B52 bombers to carpet bomb Taliban troop positions.
After all, the Taliban and their repressive religious rules had been in force in Afghanistan since 1995 and we did not carpet bomb them.
I'M not advocating it, but in the interests of consistency, the UN should be preparing to carpet bomb the USA.
This goliath has been taking hits from listeners fighting with their MP3s, but they continue to carpet bomb the desert with Celine Dion, who can take the top of your head off with invisible piercing high notes.