Definition of N-bomb in English:



informal mainly North American
  • Used as a euphemism for the word “nigger”, with reference to the latter's extreme offensiveness as a racial slur.

    • ‘they drop the N-bomb like it's nothing’
    • ‘In broad daylight, on a busy intersection, they generally leave the N-bomb at home.’
    • ‘A few weeks later, he "dropped the 'n-bomb' on me" during a game.’
    • ‘Don't drop the N-bomb and think it's cute because historically the word is synonymous with degradation.’