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Booming Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    booming adj
  1. very lively and profitable; "flourishing businesses"; "a palmy time for stockbrokers"; "a prosperous new business"; "doing a roaring trade"; "a thriving tourist center"; "did a thriving business in orchids" [syn: flourishing, palmy, prospering, prosperous, roaring, thriving]
  2. used of the voice [syn: stentorian]
Booming Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Boom \Boom\ (b[=oo]m), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Boomed, p. pr. & vb. n. Booming.] [Of imitative origin; cf. OE. bommen to hum, D. bommen to drum, sound as an empty barrel, also W. bwmp a hollow sound; aderyn y bwmp, the bird of the hollow sound, i. e., the bittern. Cf. Bum, Bump, v. i., Bomb, v. i.]
  1. To cry with a hollow note; to make a hollow sound, as the bittern, and some insects. At eve the beetle boometh Athwart the thicket lone. --Tennyson.
  2. To make a hollow sound, as of waves or cannon. Alarm guns booming through the night air. --W. Irving.
  3. To rush with violence and noise, as a ship under a press of sail, before a free wind. She comes booming down before it. --Totten.
  4. To have a rapid growth in market value or in popular favor; to go on rushingly.
Booming Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Booming \Boom"ing\, a.
  1. Rushing with violence; swelling with a hollow sound; making a hollow sound or note; roaring; resounding. O'er the sea-beat ships the booming waters roar. --Falcone.
  2. Advancing or increasing amid noisy excitement; as, booming prices; booming popularity. [Colloq. U. S.]
Booming Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Booming \Boom"ing\, n. The act of producing a hollow or roaring sound; a violent rushing with heavy roar; as, the booming of the sea; a deep, hollow sound; as, the booming of bitterns. --Howitt.
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* Love is the big booming beat which covers up the noise of hate. - Margaret Cho


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