bombingnoun [ C or U ]uk /ˈbɒm.ɪŋ/ us /ˈbɑː.mɪŋ/
- The church was destroyed in the bombing but the altar survived intact.
- Police have not so far been able to extort a confession from the people accused of the bombing.
- Intensive bombing had reduced the city to rubble.
- Allied bombing left Dresden in ashes in 1945.
- Local people were outraged at the bombing.