- the female wants to discourage surrounding unwanted males from getting too close
-the female wants to play hard to get with an attractive male, as well as test his resolve.
hotchix101: just waiting for my boyfriend.
boyfriend bomb destroys!
alpha: so we should hang out sometime
hotchix1o1: well I would have to ask my boyfriend
alpha: hey I'm not asking him to hang out, I want to hang out with you
hotchix101: ok sure, what are you doing later? fuck me fuck me
boyfriend bomb separates the wheat from the chaff!
Girl: "Oh, yeah Jared has a Honda. He takes me out on it all the time."
Boy: "Ohhhhh!!! The boyfriend bomb! See ya."
That guy at the bar seemed really nice, he just wasn't my type, so I lied and dropped the boyfriend bomb as to not hurt his feelings.