booming

  • 1 Booming — Boom ing, a. 1. Rushing with violence; swelling with a hollow sound; making a hollow sound or note; roaring; resounding. [1913 Webster] O er the sea beat ships the booming waters roar. Falcone. [1913 Webster] 2. Advancing or increasing amid noisy …

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  • 2 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. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 3 booming — index prosperous, resounding, successful Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 Booming — 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.… …

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  • 5 booming — adjective Date: 1682 1. making a loud deep sound < his booming voice > 2. forcefully or powerfully executed < hit a booming serve > …

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  • 6 booming — / bu:mɪŋ/ adjective which is expanding or becoming prosperous ● a booming industry or company ● Technology is a booming sector of the economy …

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  • 7 booming — / bu:mɪŋ/ adjective which is expanding or becoming prosperous ● a booming industry or company ● Technology is a booming sector of the economy …

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  • 8 booming — Hushing Hush ing, n. (Mining) The process of washing ore, or of uncovering mineral veins, by a heavy discharge of water from a reservoir; flushing; also called {booming} and {hydraulic mining}. [1913 Webster +PJC] …

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  • 9 booming — adj. Booming is used with these nouns: ↑business, ↑economy, ↑industry, ↑laugh, ↑market, ↑sound, ↑trade, ↑voice …

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  • 10 booming — Ⅰ. boom [1] ► NOUN ▪ a loud, deep, resonant sound. ► VERB ▪ make this sound. DERIVATIVES booming adjective boomy adjective. ORIGIN imitative; perhaps from Dutch bommen to hum, buzz …

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  • 11 booming — Synonyms and related words: balmy, birring, blooming, blossoming, bombilation, bombinating, bombination, boom, burring, buzzing, cannonade, cannonading, clear, deafening, droning, ear piercing, ear rending, ear splitting, earthshaking, echo,… …

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  • 12 booming — I (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. thriving, growing, profiting, prospering, flourishing, *going great guns, increasing, increasing exponentially, exploding, shooting up, mushrooming. ANT.: declining II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Improving,… …

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  • 13 booming — adj. prosperous, successful; thriving; stentorian, deep and very loud (of a voice) buːm n. noise, din; rapid prosperity; shaft of a microphone; horizontal mast of a sailing ship v. thunder; make noise …

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  • 14 booming — See: boom …

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  • 15 booming — TV Camera move above or below subject with aid of a balanced boom arm, creating sense of floating into or out of a scene. Can combine effects of panning, tilting, and pedding in one fluid movement …

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  • 16 booming —  Flourishing …

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  • 17 booming — [1] A noise caused by interruptions to the flow of air such as an open windows. [2] Low pitched resonance, especially in the exhaust. [3] Thumping sound coming from large stereo woofers …

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  • 18 booming — adjective 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: ↑ …

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  • 19 booming economy — index boom (prosperity), prosperity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 20 Booming Back at You — Infobox Album Name = Booming Back at You Type = Album Artist = Junkie XL Released = 11 March 2008 Recorded = Genre = Electronic Length = Label = Artwerk Producer = Reviews = *Billboard [http://www.billboard.com/bbcom/content… …

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