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Definition 1: the warhead of a missile designed to deliver an atom bomb - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for nuke in the sense of this definition

(nuke is a kind of ...) the front part of a guided missile or rocket or torpedo that carries the nuclear or explosive charge or the chemical or biological agents

(... is part of nuke) a weapon of mass destruction whose explosive power derives from a nuclear reaction

Definition 2: cook or heat in a microwave oven - [verb of change]

Samples where nuke or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • You can microwave the leftovers

Synonyms for nuke in the sense of this definition

(nuke is a kind of ...) transform and make suitable for consumption by heating

"These potatoes have to cook for 20 minutes"

(nuke belongs to category ...) the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat

"cooking can be a great art" "people are needed who have experience in cookery" "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"

Definition 3: strike at with firepower or bombs - [verb of competition]

Samples where nuke or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • zap the enemy

Synonyms for nuke in the sense of this definition

(nuke is a kind of ...) throw bombs at or attack with bombs

"The Americans bombed Dresden"

Definition 4: bomb with atomic weapons - [verb of competition]

Synonyms for nuke in the sense of this definition

(nuke is a kind of ...) throw bombs at or attack with bombs

"The Americans bombed Dresden"

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