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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - To drop so many explosives that the entire area is covered.

Usage examples (31)
  • Israel should carpet-bomb Tel-Aviv in retaliation.
  • If -- I mean, you could say to those people, "Well, OK, let's carpet-bomb Gaza."
  • Theyre gonna carpet-bomb us and you cant guarantee that a few of us wont go down in the process.
  • If anything, they need something like a few hundred long-range bombers with which they can carpet-bomb Russia. for more
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