Booming - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbuːmɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word booming
Brit.  |buːmɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word booming
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to boom

adjective

- very lively and profitable (syn: flourishing, palmy, prospering, prosperous, roaring, thriving)
- (used of the voice or sound) deep and resonant (syn: stentorian)

Examples

We're not benefiting from the country's booming economy.

Suddenly the children heard Grandpa's booming voice demanding that they get down from the roof.

a tennis player with a booming serve

It was once a booming mining town.

the sound of the bass drum booming

Last year we almost had to close the store, but now business is booming.

Business was booming, and money wasn't a problem.

The economy is booming and small businesses are flourishing.

The state's business is booming.

World oil demand is booming.

...atremble with fright at the sound of the booming howitzers...

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