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Turkish translation of “bombshell”


noun [C]     /ˈbɒmʃel/ informal
a piece of usually bad news that surprises you very much
birini şaşırtan kötü haber, şaşırtıcı bilgi, belge
He dropped a bombshell by announcing that he was quitting the sport.Information and messages
(Definition of bombshell noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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