nuke: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (nk, nyk), [key]
— n., adj., v., nuked, nuk•ing.
- a nuclear or thermonuclear weapon.
- a nuclear power plant or nuclear reactor.
- nuclear energy: to convert from coal to nuke.
- of or pertaining to a nuclear or thermonuclear weapon or to a nuclear plant.
- to attack, defeat, or destroy with or as if with nuclear weapons.
- to cook or bake in a microwave oven. Slang.
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