Definition of bombing run in English:

bombing run

Syllabification: bomb·ing run

noun

The part of the flight path of a bomber that brings it into position to release its weapons.
More example sentences
  • Helicopter gunships and jet fighters used the opportunity to carry out bombing runs over suspected enemy positions.
  • Most of Compton's experience was in medium or high altitude bombing runs except for some strafing on the desert.
  • The MiGs have recently been used on devastating bombing runs against opposition-held positions in the north of the country.

Definition of bombing run in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day internecine
Pronunciation: ˌintərˈnesēn
adjective
destructive to both sides in a conflict