Bombshell in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Bombshell

A bomb or artillery shell designed to explode on impact. | (figuratively) Something that is very surprising, shocking, amazing or sensational. | (by extension) Someone who is very attractive; sex symbol.

Short Example Sentences for Bombshell

  • 1. The bombshell fell unexpectedly. 🔊
  • 2. He is preparing a bombshell of sorts. 🔊
  • 3. He had a fancy to wrap up a bombshell in the will. 🔊
  • 4. I was a vagabond, and a bombshell in the path of both of them. 🔊
  • 5. But she threw a verbal bombshell into the spinsters' camp. 🔊
  • 6. He might have dropped a bombshell amongst them with less effect. 🔊
  • 7. And a bombshell indeed it proved to be for the Jinks family. 🔊

How to use Bombshell in Sentences?

  • 1. Had a bombshell fallen into the midst of the ladies of the harem, they could not have been more surprised. 🔊
  • 2. Had a bombshell fallen in their midst, it could not have caused a greater consternation than this announcement. 🔊
  • 3. Better one disagreeable quarter of an hour than months and years sitting on a bombshell which any passer-by can explode. 🔊
  • 4. The traditional and well-thumbed bombshell exploding among them would have created no more stir in court circles than did this yawned announcement. 🔊
  • 5. Like a flash his alert mind saw the full purport of the bombshell Cologne had so carelessly tossed between himself and his henchman. 🔊
  • 6. That toast had fallen like a bombshell among the ranks of the nullifiers, and had electrified the whole Nation. 🔊
  • 7. Woolly Billy's amazing statement, therefore, was like a little bombshell in the shop. 🔊
  • 8. An Indiana soldier threw a bombshell into the fire to-day, and three men were seriously wounded by the explosion. 🔊
  • 9. When he could find his breath enough to answer, Dangloss did so, and he might as well have thrown a bombshell at their feet. 🔊
  • 10. They received a long and characteristic letter from Rob, who wished he was a bombshell and could be dropped down into Brookside. 🔊
  • 11. This unexpected speech fell like a bombshell into the crowd, and Jack Summers was the one worst stunned by it. 🔊
  • 12. If a bombshell had suddenly alighted on the table and there exploded, there would have been, no doubt, more feeling of fright, but not more of shocked surprise. 🔊
  • 13. I brought away wrought nails, bits of glass grown iridescent from long burial, and an exploded bombshell of so small a caliber as to mark its antiquity. 🔊