boomy

adjective
\ ˈbü-mē How to pronounce boomy (audio) \
boomier; boomiest

Definition of boomy

1 : of, relating to, or characterized by an economic boom
2 : having an excessive accentuation on the tones of lower pitch in reproduced sound

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Examples of boomy in a Sentence

a Web designer who made a fortune during the boomy days of the dot-com bubble
Recent Examples on the Web Unfortunately, this large four-cylinder idles with the clatter of a diesel and is boomy through the top half of the tachometer. Scott Oldham, Car and Driver, 14 Aug. 2020 Unfortunately, this large four-cylinder idles with the clatter of a diesel and is alarmingly boomy through the top half of the tachometer. Scott Oldham, Car and Driver, 8 July 2020 The A10 more than made up for this deficiency, however, with some remarkably rich and deep bass that never sounded boomy or muddy. Bryan Gardiner, WIRED, 12 Apr. 2012

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First Known Use of boomy

1888, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Boomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/boomy. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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