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[foh-toh-bom] /ˈfoʊ toʊˌbɒm/ Informal.

verb (used with object)
to ruin (a photograph) by appearing in the image without the photographer’s knowledge, often in some dramatic or comical way:
My brother photobombed what would have been a nice photo of my grandma and me.
to do this to (the subject of a photograph or the photographer):
I thought I had a great picture, but I got photobombed by a pigeon flying by.
a photograph that is ruined in this way.


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