Definition of F-bomb in English:

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F-bomb

noun

informal, chiefly North American
Used as a euphemism for the word “fuck”, with reference to the latter’s taboo status and potential to shock or offend: I got caught on air dropping the F-bomb
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  • The MPAA had previously given the movie an "R" rating due to heavy use of the "f-bomb".
  • Molly gets to break out of character a bit, even dropping the F-bomb at one point.
  • It would not take a genius to know that the lovelorn singer just dropped the f-bomb.

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Syllabification: F-bomb

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