car bombcar bomb
an explosive device concealed within a car and detonated as by remote control, esp. as a weapon of terrorism or means of assassination
An explosive device that is placed in a motor vehicle and detonated in order to kill people or destroy nearby property, especially as an act of terrorism.
(plural car bombs)
- An automobile laden with a large amount of explosives, and used as a bomb primarily in order to cause external damage.
- An explosive device installed in an automobile with the primary purpose of killing the occupants of the car.
- (slang) Flatulence in an enclosed automobile.
- An alcoholic beverage made by dropping a shot of liquor into a glass of beer.