Words Like BOOM

We have put together a list of words that are similar to BOOM.

17 Alternative Words Similar to boom

1 Roar Noun      Synonym Words Like Roar
2 Roaring Noun      Synonym Words Like Roaring
3 Thunder Noun      Synonym Words Like Thunder
4 Happening Noun      Synonym Words Like Happening
5 Noise Noun      Synonym Words Like Noise
6 Occurrence Noun      Synonym Words Like Occurrence
7 Occurrent Noun      Synonym Words Like Occurrent
8 Pole Noun      Synonym Words Like Pole
9 Prosperity Noun      Synonym Words Like Prosperity
10 Smash Verb      Synonym Words Like Smash
11 Expand Verb      Synonym Words Like Expand
12 Go Verb      Synonym Words Like Go
13 Grow Verb      Synonym Words Like Grow
14 Hit Verb      Synonym Words Like Hit
15 Sound Verb      Synonym Words Like Sound
16 Boomed Verb-intransitive      Form Words Like Boomed
17 Booming Verb-intransitive      Form Words Like Booming

5 examples of boom

1 the jib boom, the studding-sail boom, etc.
2 to boom out a sail; to boom off a boat
3 a boom in the stock market; a boom in coffee
4 to boom railroad or mining shares; to create a “boom” for; as to boom Mr. C. for senator
5 business is booming

10 definitions of boom

1 A long pole or spar, run out for the purpose of extending the bottom of a particular sail
2 A long spar or beam, projecting from the mast of a derrick, from the outer end of which the body to be lifted is suspended.
3 A pole with a conspicuous top, set up to mark the channel in a river or harbor.
4 A strong chain cable, or line of spars bound together, extended across a river or the mouth of a harbor, to obstruct navigation or passage.
5 A line of connected floating timbers stretched across a river, or inclosing an area of water, to keep saw logs, etc., from floating away.
6 To extend, or push, with a boom or pole.
7 To cry with a hollow note; to make a hollow sound, as the bittern, and some insects.
8 To make a hollow sound, as of waves or cannon.
9 To rush with violence and noise, as a ship under a press of sail, before a free wind.
10 To have a rapid growth in market value or in popular favor; to go on rushingly.
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