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nuke

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Weapons
nukenuke1 /njuːk $ nuːk/ verb [transitive] informal  1 PMWto attack a place using nuclear weapons2 to cook food in a microwave oven Nuke it for two minutes.
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nukeWill you nuke the pizza? It's not hot enough.These visitors have committed no crime, yet the state is zapping them, nuking them.
Related topics: Weapons
nukenuke2 noun [countable] informal  PMWa nuclear weapon
Examples from the Corpus
nukePyongyang now warns that it may be forced to resume building nukes and missiles.Everyone agreed you had to bring in the nukes eventually.
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Verb table
nuke
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theynuke
he, she, itnukes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theynuked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave nuked
he, she, ithas nuked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad nuked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill nuke
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have nuked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam nuking
he, she, itis nuking
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you, we, theyare nuking
Past
I, he, she, itwas nuking
you, we, theywere nuking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been nuking
he, she, ithas been nuking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been nuking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be nuking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been nuking
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