Meaning of “bomb scare” in the English Dictionary

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"bomb scare" in British English

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bomb scarenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbɒm ˌskeər/ us /ˈbɑːm ˌsker/

a situation in which people are warned that a bomb has been left somewhere and people are told to leave the area or building

(Definition of “bomb scare” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)