Definition of "hiroshima" []

  • A port in SW Japan, on SW Honshu on the delta of the Ota River: largely destroyed on August 6, 1945, by the first atomic bomb to be used in warfare, dropped by the US, which killed over 75 000 of its inhabitants. Pop: 1 113 786 (2002 est) (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "hiroshima" in a sentence
  • "Log in to Reply dunitmull (UID#14291) on August 20th, 2009 at 7: 42 am this subcontious advertisment is illegal in america and uk and most countries. except china and japan … but pretty pointless seeing as hiroshima and Nagasaki have been smoking for the last 60 years"
  • "This chart was based on the biggest nuke we have, 43 times the one that destroyed hiroshima"
  • ""I've been wokring on a hiroshima concept for a long time," he said."
  • "We were the 1st ones to use nuclear weapons when we dropped the bombs on hiroshima and nagasaki …"