Associations to the word «Bunker»

Wiktionary

BUNKER, noun. (military) A hardened shelter, often buried partly or fully underground, designed to protect the inhabitants from falling bombs or other attacks.
BUNKER, noun. (British) A large container or bin for storing coal, often built outside in the yard of a house. Now rare, as different types of fuels and energy sources are being used.
BUNKER, noun. (nautical) A container for storing coal or fuel oil for a ship's engine.
BUNKER, noun. (golf) A sand-filled hollow on a golf course.
BUNKER, noun. (paintball) An obstacle used to block an opposing player's view and field of fire.
BUNKER, noun. (Scotland) A sort of chest or box, as in a window, the lid of which serves for a seat.
BUNKER, verb. (nautical) To load a vessel with oil or coal for the engine.
BUNKER, verb. (golf) To hit a golf ball into a bunker.
BUNKER, verb. (paintball) To fire constantly at a hiding opponent, preventing them from firing at other players and trapping them behind the barrier. This can also refer to eliminating an opponent behind cover by rushing the position and firing at extremely close range as the player becomes exposed.
BUNKER BUSTER, noun. A bomb designed to penetrate hardened targets or targets buried deep underground.
BUNKER BUSTERS, noun. Plural of bunker buster

Dictionary definition

BUNKER, noun. A hazard on a golf course.
BUNKER, noun. A large container for storing fuel; "the ship's bunkers were full of coal".
BUNKER, noun. A fortification of earth; mostly or entirely below ground.
BUNKER, verb. Hit a golf ball into a bunker.
BUNKER, verb. Fill (a ship's bunker) with coal or oil.
BUNKER, verb. Transfer cargo from a ship to a warehouse.

Wise words

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