a town that has grown very rapidly as a result of sudden prosperity.
The Personality of American Cities Edward Hungerford
a town that is enjoying sudden prosperity or has grown rapidly
boom-boom Contemporary Examples Anger at The Cop Killer – And The Police M.L. Nestel December 20, 2014 Christie v. Paul Michael Tomasky July 25, 2013 Historical Examples The Dare Boys with General Greene Stephen Angus Cox The Defiant Agents Andre Alice Norton Robin’s Rambles May Byron Graham’s Magazine Vol XXXIII No. 3 September 1848 Various […]
noun Examples Word Origin
to make a deep, prolonged, resonant sound. to move with a resounding rush or great impetus. to progress, grow, or flourish vigorously, as a business or a city: Her business is booming since she enlarged the store. to give forth with a booming sound (often followed by out): The clock boomed out nine. to boost; […]