cherry bomb

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cherry bomb

n.
A red, ball-shaped firecracker that explodes with a loud bang.
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cher′ry bomb`


n.
a red, globular firecracker with a long fuse and high explosive capability.
[1950–55]
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Noun1.cherry bomb - a red ball-shaped firecracker with high explosive powercherry bomb - a red ball-shaped firecracker with high explosive power
firecracker, banger - firework consisting of a small explosive charge and fuse in a heavy paper casing
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