car bomb(redirected from Truck bomb)
Also found in: Thesaurus.
An explosive device that is placed in a motor vehicle and detonated in order to kill people or destroy nearby property, especially as an act of terrorism.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
a bomb hidden in a car or similar vehicle, used esp. as a terrorist weapon.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||car bomb - a bomb placed in a car and wired to explode when the ignition is started or by remote control or by a timing device|
bomb - an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
n → Autobombe f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
car bombn → autobomba inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995