Definition of booming in English:

booming

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adjective

  • 1Having a period of great prosperity or rapid economic growth.

    ‘the booming economy’
    • ‘World War II and its aftermath also launched a period of booming prosperity, population growth, and economic diversification.’
    • ‘The booming economy and rapid growth of new media have helped the entertainment industry flourish.’
    • ‘Youth soccer remains in a period of booming growth throughout North America.’
    • ‘Much of traditional Beijing has been destroyed by pressures of booming population and economic growth.’
    • ‘It is also an industry responsible for innovation and the recent booming productivity growth of the U.S. economy.’
    • ‘A booming post-war economy ushered in a long period of growth for many large corporations and for the auditing profession.’
    • ‘Australia has had a booming economy for over a decade but economic growth has not been translated into the creation of new full-time jobs.’
    • ‘The products and ideas associated with a no-growth economy turned out to be a booming growth industry.’
    • ‘Fueled by a global economic recovery and a booming domestic bourse, local market demand, exports and production indicators have showed signs of expansion, Wu said.’
    • ‘True economic profits were significantly overstated, with both booming profits and productivity gains unsustainable.’
    • ‘An air of optimism is immediately evident in Tullow these days, as the town experiences a booming period in terms of business.’
    • ‘No doubt the booming market in rural period homes within commuting distance of Edinburgh will pick up again.’
    • ‘One reason is that the strong economy and the booming stock market are enabling people to buy extra vehicles and more expensive ones.’
    • ‘Other old economy sectors like heavy engineering, automobiles and construction also figure in the growth charts backed by booming demand.’
    • ‘The statistics bureau noted that efforts to curb bank lending and dampen some booming industries' growth were showing effects.’
    • ‘Everyone knows the dynamics of booming growth have given way to the need to operate under new business rules.’
    • ‘They have had 5 years of booming prosperity on the basis of the policies of this Labour Government.’
    • ‘His activities coincide with a booming period of great popularity of the theaters.’
    • ‘The UK economy is booming right now… the pound is strong, people are employed and the quality of life is good.’
    • ‘Even in the booming economy of the 1990's, they were still fighting to take part equally with their male business school colleagues.’
    flourishing, burgeoning, thriving, prospering, prosperous, successful, strong, vigorous, buoyant
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  • 2(of a sound or voice) loud, deep, and resonant.

    ‘his booming voice’
    • ‘a booming laugh’
    • ‘There was once more a deep booming laugh that sounded like thunder.’
    • ‘There was a loud booming noise that sounded like a gas tank exploding in the condo unit below.’
    • ‘Light spilled out from upper and lower windows, even though it was early in the morning, and loud, booming voices resounded from inside.’
    • ‘His deep booming voice carried across the hangar bay, letting everyone in on the joke.’
    • ‘Just as often, we're awoken by a deep booming voice.’
    • ‘A few hours later I was awoken by a loud, booming sound, so close to my head it felt like an alarm clock.’
    • ‘He is friendly, enthusiastic and extremely quick on the draw, with a deep, booming voice.’
    • ‘A loud booming voice rang and everyone roared up at once.’
    • ‘Suddenly there is a loud booming sound in the sky.’
    • ‘Or, worse still, handling noise from the operators hands knocking against the body of the camera which can give off very loud booming sounds on the tape.’
    • ‘He stood up straight, look around the room, and spoke slowly, in a loud booming voice as if he were a teacher trying to overrule a class of noisy students.’
    • ‘The door swung open and Eric's deep booming voice filled the room.’
    • ‘He had just got into the best mood you can imagine, when suddenly he heard a loud booming sound coming from down the path.’
    • ‘I must've blushed crimson, because Chevy laughed a deep booming laugh.’
    • ‘Then suddenly the lab shook violently and I heard a loud booming noise coming from close by.’
    • ‘In a loud, booming noise, the central structure was reduced to a pile of flaming planks.’
    • ‘Suddenly a loud booming laugh came from in front of us as a man appeared in front of us.’
    • ‘Her voice did not resound in a booming echo, as it did when she had first spoken from her electronic home.’
    • ‘The loud applause could not drown out the booming sound of the karts' engines on the race track as they awaited the checkered flag.’
    • ‘From deep in the rain forest comes a low, booming sound.’
    resonant, sonorous, ringing, resounding, reverberating, reverberative, reverberant, reverberatory, carrying, thundering, thunderous, rumbling, roaring
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Pronunciation

booming

/ˈbo͞omiNG/ /ˈbumɪŋ/