from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. to send a letter-bomb to.


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  • This appears to be the case with a recent string of letter-bomb attacks on moderate Muslim leaders, as well as a suicide bombing at a mosque last month.

    Asia's Long War on Terror

  • Many agencies and recruitment agencies say that ‘people from other backgrounds are encouraged to apply’, but the truth is, they are as open to receiving those kind of people as you would be to receiving a letter-bomb in the post!!

    Lessons from Google « One Size Fits One

  • Another Italian anarchist group, the Italian Anarchist Federation, which happens to use the same acronym as the one behind the letter-bomb campaign, discounted the possibility of highly coordinated and organized anarchist offensives in the future.

    European anarchists grow more violent, coordinated

  • If he's found guilty of being the man who conducted a 17-year letter-bomb spree that left three dead and 23 injured, he could very well be sentenced to death -- and on the eve of his brother's trial, David is feeling bitter and betrayed by people he had come to trust.

    A Question Of Betrayal

  • Babangida, who ruled Nigeria from 1985 to 1993, should be investigated along with two top security aides for the 1986 assassination by letter-bomb of Dele Giwa, editor of the magazine

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Pharmacists refusing to deliver something that they ought to deliver not a letter-bomb either, but a very expected and welcome letter.

    Two articles from Planned Parenthood

  • First, who was killed in a letter-bomb explosion in Maputo, were guilty of murder, he said.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Lapsley lost both hands and an eye in a letter-bomb blast in

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Another letter-bomb addressed to anti-apartheid activist Marius

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • National Congress and the letter-bomb murder of Ruth First, wife of the late South African Communist Party leader Joe Slovo, both in

    ANC Daily News Briefing


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