HyperDic: nuke

English > 4 senses of the word nuke:
NOUNartifactnuke, atomic warhead, nuclear warhead, thermonuclear warheadthe warhead of a missile designed to deliver an atom bomb
VERBcompetitionnuke, atomize, atomise, zapstrike at with firepower or bombs
competitionnuke, atom-bombbomb with atomic weapons
changenuke, microwave, micro-cook, zapcook or heat in a microwave oven
nuke > pronunciation
Soundsnuw'k
Rhymesarchduke ... Wouk: 14 rhymes with uwk...
English > nuke: 4 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningThe warhead of a missile designed to deliver an atom bomb.
Synonymsatomic warhead, nuclear warhead, thermonuclear warhead
Part ofnuclear weapon, atomic weaponA weapon of mass destruction whose explosive power derives from a nuclear reaction
Broaderwarhead, payload, loadThe front part of a guided missile or rocket or torpedo that carries the nuclear or explosive charge or the chemical or biological agents
Spanishcabeza nuclear
Catalanarma nuclear, cap nuclear
Verbsnukestrike at with firepower or bombs
nukebomb with atomic weapons
English > nuke: 4 senses > verb 1, competition
Meaningstrike at with firepower or bombs.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Synonymsatomize, atomise, zap
Broaderbombard, bombThrow bombs at or attack with bombs
Spanishaniquilar, desintegrar, destruir, lanzar una ofensiva
Nounsnukethe warhead of a missile designed to deliver an atom bomb
English > nuke: 4 senses > verb 2, competition
Meaningbomb with atomic weapons.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymatom-bomb
Broaderbombard, bombThrow bombs at or attack with bombs
Nounsnukethe warhead of a missile designed to deliver an atom bomb
English > nuke: 4 senses > verb 3, change
Meaningcook or heat in a microwave oven.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelThe chefs nuke the vegetables
Synonymsmicrowave, micro-cook, zap
Categorycooking, cookery, preparationThe act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat
BroadercookTransform and make suitable for consumption by heating
Catalannolex

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