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Bomb vs. Soup

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Bombnoun

An explosive device used or intended as a weapon.

Soupnoun

Any of various dishes commonly made by combining liquids, such as water or stock with other ingredients, such as meat and vegetables, that contribute flavor and texture.

‘Pho is a traditional Vietnamese soup.’;

Bombnoun

(dated) The atomic bomb.

‘During the Cold War, everyone worried about the bomb sometimes.’;

Soupnoun

(countable) A serving of such a dish, typically in a bowl.

Bombnoun

(figurative) Events or conditions that have a speedy destructive effect.

Soupnoun

(uncountable) The liquid part of such a dish; the broth.

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Bombnoun

(colloquial) Any explosive charge.

Soupnoun

(figuratively) Any mixture or substance suggestive of soup consistency.

Bombnoun

(slang) A failure; an unpopular commercial product.

‘box office bomb’;

Soupnoun

(slang) Thick fog or cloud (also pea soup).

Bombnoun

A car in poor condition.

Soupnoun

Nitroglycerin or gelignite, especially when used for safe-cracking.

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Bombnoun

A large amount of money.

‘make a bomb’; ‘cost a bomb’;

Soupnoun

(cant) Dope (illicit drug, used for making horses run faster or to change their personality).

Bombnoun

(social) Something highly effective or attractive.

Soupnoun

(photography) Processing chemicals into which film is dipped, such as developer.

Bombnoun

A success; the bomb.

‘Our fabulous new crumpets have been selling like a bomb.’;

Soupnoun

(biology) Liquid or gelatinous substrate, especially the mixture of organic compounds that is believe to have played a role in the origin of life on Earth.

‘primordial soup’;

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Bombnoun

A very attractive woman.

Soupnoun

An unfortunate situation; trouble, problems (a fix, a mess); chaos.

Bombnoun

An action or statement that causes a strong reaction.

‘It was an ordinary speech, until the president dropped a bomb: he would be retiring for medical reasons.’; ‘Normally very controlled, he dropped the F-bomb and cursed the paparazzi.’;

Soupnoun

(surfing) The foamy portion of a wave.

Bombnoun

A long forward pass.

Soupnoun

alternative form of sup

Bombnoun

A throw into the basket from a considerable distance.

Soupverb

(uncommon) To feed: to provide with soup or a meal.

Bombnoun

A cyclone whose central pressure drops at an average rate of at least one millibar per hour for at least 24 hours.

Soupverb

(photography) To develop (film) in a (chemical) developing solution.

Bombnoun

(chemistry) A heavy-walled container designed to permit chemical reactions under high pressure.

Soupverb

alternative form of sup

Bombnoun

(obsolete) A great booming noise; a hollow sound.

Soupverb

(obsolete) To sup or swallow.

Bombnoun

(slang) A woman’s breast.

Soupverb

(obsolete) To breathe out; to draw out.

Bombnoun

(wrestling) A professional wrestling throw in which an opponent is lifted and then slammed back-first down to the mat.

Soupverb

(obsolete) To sweep.

Bombnoun

(slang) A recreational drug ground up, wrapped, and swallowed.

Soupnoun

A liquid food of many kinds, usually made by boiling meat and vegetables, or either of them, in water, - commonly seasoned or flavored; strong broth.

Bombnoun

(colloquial) An act of jumping into water while keeping one's arms and legs tucked into the body, as in a squatting position, to maximize splashing.

Soupverb

To sup or swallow.

Bombverb

To attack using one or more bombs; to bombard.

Soupverb

To breathe out.

Bombverb

To fail dismally.

Soupverb

To sweep. See Sweep, and Swoop.

Bombverb

(informal) To jump into water in a squatting position, with the arms wrapped around the legs.

Soupnoun

liquid food especially of meat or fish or vegetable stock often containing pieces of solid food

Bombverb

(obsolete) To sound; to boom; to make a humming or buzzing sound.

Soupnoun

any composition having a consistency suggestive of soup

Bombverb

(slang) To cover an area in many graffiti tags.

Soupnoun

an unfortunate situation;

‘we're in the soup now’;

Bombverb

(informal) To add an excessive amount of chlorine to a pool when it has not been maintained properly.

Soupverb

dope (a racehorse)

Bombverb

To make oneself drunk.

Soup

Soup is a primarily liquid food, generally served warm or hot (but may be cool or cold), that is made by combining ingredients of meat or vegetables with stock, milk, or water. Hot soups are additionally characterized by boiling solid ingredients in liquids in a pot until the flavors are extracted, forming a broth.

Bombverb

To move at high speed.

‘I was bombing down the road on my motorbike.’;

Bombadjective

(slang) Great, awesome.

‘Have you tried the new tacos from that restaurant? They're pretty bomb!’;

Bombnoun

A great noise; a hollow sound.

‘A pillar of iron . . . which if you had struck, would make . . . a great bomb in the chamber beneath.’;

Bombnoun

A shell; esp. a spherical shell, like those fired from mortars. See Shell.

Bombnoun

A bomb ketch.

Bombverb

To bombard.

Bombverb

To sound; to boom; to make a humming or buzzing sound.

Bombnoun

an explosive device fused to denote under specific conditions

Bombnoun

strong sealed vessel for measuring heat of combustion

Bombnoun

an event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual;

‘the first experiment was a real turkey’; ‘the meeting was a dud as far as new business was concerned’;

Bombverb

throw bombs at or attack with bombs;

‘The Americans bombed Dresden’;

Bombverb

fail to get a passing grade;

‘She studied hard but failed nevertheless’; ‘Did I fail the test?’;

Bomb

A bomb is an explosive weapon that uses the exothermic reaction of an explosive material to provide an extremely sudden and violent release of energy. Detonations inflict damage principally through ground- and atmosphere-transmitted mechanical stress, the impact and penetration of pressure-driven projectiles, pressure damage, and explosion-generated effects.

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