Entry from British & World English dictionary
An area in a town or city where the buildings have been destroyed by bombs.
- Mr Smith from nearby Huntersrun Road said the area was like a bomb site.
- The toilets look as though they belong in a bomb site area in the middle of the Second World War.
- The site remained as a bomb site for 20 years until Croydon's licensing bench approved plans to rebuild the pub in 1964.
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