Definition of dot-bomb in English:


Syllabification: dot-bomb
(also dot.bomb)


  • An unsuccessful dot-com company: many promising Internet start-ups ended up as dot-bombs
    More example sentences
    • It may not seem that way in the wake of the dot-coms turning into dot-bombs and the market falling apart.
    • Like other venture firms, it got caught up in dot-com fever and bought into several dot-bombs.
    • Over the past 18 months, we have witnessed the implosion of dot-bombs as well as the short-circuiting major tech companies.


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