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There are no war stories. I ended up a bombardier, but I never got overseas. And it wasn't because I was playing baseball either. It was just a series of things that went on.
Bobby Thomson

Meaning of "bombardier" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BOMBARDIER

From Old French: one directing a bombard.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF BOMBARDIER

bombardier  [ˌbɒmbəˈdɪə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BOMBARDIER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bombardier is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BOMBARDIER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of bombardier in the English dictionary

The first definition of bombardier in the dictionary is the member of a bomber aircrew responsible for aiming and releasing the bombs. Other definition of bombardier is a noncommissioned rank below the rank of sergeant in the Royal Artillery. Bombardier is also Also called: bombardier beetle. any of various small carabid beetles of the genus Brachinus, esp B. crepitans of Europe, which defend themselves by ejecting a jet of volatile fluid.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BOMBARDIER


Agadir
ˌæɡəˈdɪə
balladeer
ˌbæləˈdɪə
bayadere
ˌbaɪəˈdɪə
brigadier
ˌbrɪɡəˈdɪə
commandeer
ˌkɒmənˈdɪə
endear
ɪnˈdɪə
grenadier
ˌɡrɛnəˈdɪə
halberdier
ˌhælbəˈdɪə
idea
aɪˈdɪə
Judaea
dʒuːˈdɪə
Judea
dʒuːˈdɪə
Medea
mɪˈdɪə
mudir
muːˈdɪə
overdear
ˌəʊvəˈdɪə
subidea
ˌsʌbaɪˈdɪə
undear
ʌnˈdɪə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BOMBARDIER

bomb shelter
bomb site
bombable
bombacaceous
bombard
bombarde
bombarder
bombardier beetle
bombardment
bombardon
bombasine
bombast
bombaster
bombastic
bombastically
bombax
Bombay
Bombay duck
Bombay Hills
bombazine

WORDS THAT END LIKE BOMBARDIER

beardier
bloodier
boulevardier
Daladier
foolhardier
foot soldier
handier
hardier
lardier
randier
soldier
studier
sturdier
tardier
tidier
tin soldier
toy soldier
trendier
Unknown Soldier
wordier

Synonyms and antonyms of bombardier in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «bombardier» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BOMBARDIER

Find out the translation of bombardier to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bombardier from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bombardier» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

庞巴迪
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bombardier
570 millions of speakers

English

bombardier
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Bombardier
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بومباردييه
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

бомбардир
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bombardier
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গোলন্দাজ সৈনিক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

aviateur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pengebom
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Bombenschütze
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

爆撃手
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

폭격
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bombardier
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

oanh tạc cơ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பாம்பெர்டியர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बॉम्बेर्डियर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bombardımancı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

bombardiere
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bombardier
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

бомбардир
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

bombardier
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

bombardier
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Bombardier
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

bombardier
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

bombardier
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bombardier

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BOMBARDIER»

The term «bombardier» is quite widely used and occupies the 23.877 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BOMBARDIER» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «bombardier» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «bombardier» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bombardier

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QUOTES WITH «BOMBARDIER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word bombardier.
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Bobby Thomson
There are no war stories. I ended up a bombardier, but I never got overseas. And it wasn't because I was playing baseball either. It was just a series of things that went on.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BOMBARDIER»

Discover the use of bombardier in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bombardier and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Bombardier story: planes, trains, and snowmobiles
This book takes readers through the journey of Bombardier's modest beginnings in rural Quebec to its subsequent emergence as a global transport giant.
Larry MacDonald, 2001
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Artisan Filigree: Wire-Wrapping Jewelry Techniques and Projects
Inspired by the ironwork so prevalent in her native Tucson, Jodi Bombardier fashions her signature heavygauge wire frames into sinuous shapes, cold-joining them with fine wire to form open, lacy filigree patterns.
Jodi Bombardier, 2013
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Bombardier Beetles and Fever Trees: A Close-Up Look at ...
Discusses the chemical compounds used for communicating and as weapons by plants, animals, and insects, and explores the medicinal uses of natural chemicals Years ago when i was a boy in Texas, i played outdoors much of the year and spent ...
William C. Agosta, 1997
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Back from Combat: A World War II Bombardier Faces His ...
His combat tour over, a survivor of thirty-four bombing missions as an 8th Air Force bombardier, Charles "Norm" Stevens wonders what he will do next.
Charles N. Stevens, 2011
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Snowmobile: Bombardier's Dream Machine
In 1922, when Joseph-Armand Bombardier was fifteen years old he built his first snow vehicle.
Jules Older, 2012
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Shot at and Missed: Recollections of a World War II Bombardier
In this riveting narrative, Jack R. Myers recounts his experiences as a B-17 bombardier during World War II. Commissioned a second lieutenant in 1944 at age twenty, Myers began flying missions with the 2nd Bomb Group, U.S. Fifteenth Air ...
Jack R. Myers, 2012
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Silent partners: taxpayers and the bankrolling of Bombardier
Silent Partners: Taxpayers and the Bankrolling of Bombardier is the shocking account of how the Canadian taxpayer unwittingly bankrolled the rise and fall of the Bombardier empire.Bombardiers improbable rise from snowmobile manufacturer in ...
Peter Hadekel, 2006
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Aircraft accident report: crash of Pinnacle Airlines flight ...
Contributing to this accident were (1) the core lock engine condition, which prevented at least one engine from being restarted, and (2) the airplane flight manuals that did not communicate to pilots the importance of maintaining a minimum ...
United States. National Transportation Safety Board, 2007
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Bombardier Inc. - Case Study of a brand in an Emerging Country
Canadian businesses have been shaped around the needs of its citizens for as long as it can be remembered.
Eugen Dimant, Susanne Lindner, James Liu, 2011
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WWII Bombardiers
Flying training consisted of a minimum of 73 hours with requirements similar to those required of bombardier cadets. The dual candidate was required to maintain his proficiency as a navigator during bombardier training. On January 24.
Philip A. St. John, 1998

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BOMBARDIER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bombardier is used in the context of the following news items.
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Wichita to consider issuing $1.28 million in bonds for Bombardier
Bombardier Learjet visitors check out the Model 85 fuselage at the Wichita plant earlier this year. Bombardier Learjet might receive up to ... «Wichita Eagle, Jul 15»
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Neil Harvey: Ex-Bombardier director dies suddenly at work
THE wife of a former Bombardier director has spoken of her ... Mr Harvey was director of communications at Bombardier between 1999 and ... «Derby Telegraph, Jul 15»
3
Bombardier Challenger 300 and Challenger 350 Aircraft Receive …
With more than 1,900 aircraft in the region, Bombardier is currently ... Bombardier is the world's leading manufacturer of both planes and trains. «MarketWatch, Jul 15»
4
Saft Batteries Will Help Keep Bombardier Sifang Transportation's …
Saft, the world's leading designer and manufacturer of high-tech industrial batteries, has won its first EMU (Electric Multiple Unit) contract from ... «Virtual-Strategy Magazine, Jul 15»
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Major restructuring at Bombardier will not cause layoffs in Plattsburgh
Jul 06, 2015 — Up to 1,750 people who work at Bombardier will lose their jobs. That news caught the eye of Bombardier employees in New ... «North Country Public Radio, Jul 15»
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Kazakhstan's Qazaq Air To Start Domestic Service With 3 …
TO) Bombardier Commercial Aircraft Monday announced that Qazaq Air, a subsidiary of Samruk Kazyna, Kazakhstan'sSovereign Wealth Fund, ... «Nasdaq, Jul 15»
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Bombardier signs deal to supply trains in London, England
BERLIN - Bombardier Transportation (TSX:BBD.B) has signed two contracts with Transport for London worth US$558 million to build and ... «CTV News, Jul 15»
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Third Bombardier rake dispatch delayed, to come in by July
The third Bombardier rake, which was expected to leave for Mumbai from the Integral Coach Factory in Chennai on Monday, will now leave ... «Daily News & Analysis, Jul 15»
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Why Bombardier Inc. Is Particularly Vulnerable to a Grexit
It now looks more likely than not that Greece will exit the Eurozone. And if you think Canadian stocks will be unaffected, think again. Bombardier ... «The Motley Fool Canada, Jul 15»
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Who Will Save Bombardier Inc.?
Shares of Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B) are hitting new lows as investors begin to realize that a white knight is unlikely to fly in and save them ... «The Motley Fool Canada, Jun 15»

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