Meaning of “nuke” in the English Dictionary

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nukeverb [ T ]

us /nuk/ infml

to bomb with nuclear weapons

slang To nuke food is to cook it in a microwave.

nukenoun [ C ]

us /nuk/ infml

a nuclear weapon:

Signs reading "No nukes!" were everywhere.

(Definition of “nuke” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)