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Princeton's WordNet

  1. booming, flourishing, palmy, prospering, prosperous, roaring, thrivingadjective

    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"

  2. booming, stentorianadjective

    used of the voice


  1. booming

    Booming generally refers to a state or situation that is experiencing rapid growth, progress, and prosperity. It may refer to business, economy, population, or any industry that is thriving and showing a consistent increase in its performance, activities, and revenue. It also refers to a loud, deep, and resonant sound.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Booming

    of Boom

  2. Boomingadjective

    rushing with violence; swelling with a hollow sound; making a hollow sound or note; roaring; resounding

  3. Boomingadjective

    advancing or increasing amid noisy excitement; as, booming prices; booming popularity

  4. Boomingnoun

    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

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. booming

    Sound of distant guns; it is often, but wrongly, applied to the hissing or whistling of shot.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of booming in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of booming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of booming in a Sentence

  1. Richard Bernstein:

    We think people are too bearish on earnings, and we're much closer to the end of the profit recession than to the beginning, it doesn't mean profits are going to be booming ... but it's better than it was, and why you're seeing some of the rotation into more cyclical stocks now.

  2. Andy Felix:

    Business is booming right now, to the point where theres too much.

  3. United States:

    The United States economy is still booming, while China is battling an unsettling downturn, no one should want a trade war, but China still needs the US more than the reverse.

  4. Erwin Mayr:

    Energy drinks in cans have also been booming this year in Europe and worldwide.

  5. Roger Clark:

    Marc left an impact on everyone he worked with, he was an excellent journalist who was full of ideas. He brought so much joy to the CNN newsroom with his kindness, his big smile and booming laugh. He was a bit quirky too. His office in Hong Kong became something of a shrine to Manchester United and Star Wars -- two of his passions. He will be dearly missed.

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