booming

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adjective boom·ing \ˈbü-miŋ\

Definition of booming

  1. 1 :  making a loud deep sound his booming voice

  2. 2 :  growing or expanding very quickly a booming business

  3. 3 :  forcefully or powerfully executed hit a booming serve

Examples of booming in a Sentence

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

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

  3. a tennis player with a booming serve

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First Known Use of booming

1640


BOOMING Defined for English Language Learners

booming

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adjective

Definition of booming for English Language Learners

  • : growing or expanding very quickly

  • : loud and low : having a low rumbling sound

  • : very forceful or powerful


BOOMING Defined for Kids

booming

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adjective boom·ing \ˈbü-miŋ\

Definition of booming for Students

  1. 1 :  making a deep sound a booming voice

  2. 2 :  forcefully or powerfully done a booming hit



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