Alphabet filter:

Want to find out what does the word boom mean? We gathered all the possible definitions of the word boom on our website. Our definition dictionary is updated all the time with new definitions and is ready to help you.

boom

Part of speech: Noun

A long pole or spar run out to extend the bottom of a sail; a deep, hollow sound; a sudden demand for something on sale, accompanied by a rapid rise in price; as, the increased use of automobiles caused a boom in rubber and gasoline; a rapid growth in population.

Part of speech: Verb

To make a deep, hollow sound; to grow rapidly in value, population, or popular esteem.

Part of speech: Verb

To give forth with a hollow, resounding noise, usually with out; to cause to grow rapidly in value, etc.

Usage examples "boom":