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boom (n):
any of various more-or-less horizontal spars or poles used to extend the foot of a sail or for handling cargo or in mooring
boom (n):
a pole carrying an overhead microphone projected over a film or tv set
boom (n):
a deep prolonged loud noise
Related Words: roarroaringthunder
boom (n):
a sudden happening that brings good fortune (as a sudden opportunity to make money)
Samples
the demand for testing has created a boom for those unregulated laboratories where boxes of specimen jars are processed like an assembly line
boom (v):
grow vigorously
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The deer population in this town is thriving.
business is booming

Related Words: expand
boom (n):
a state of economic prosperity
boom (v):
hit hard
Samples
He smashed a 3-run homer
Related Words: blastsmash
boom (v):
make a deep hollow sound
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Her voice booms out the words of the song
boom (v):
make a resonant sound, like artillery
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His deep voice boomed through the hall
Related Words: din
boom (v):
be the case that thunder is being heard
Samples
Whenever it thunders, my dog crawls under the bed
Related Word: thunder
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Throw out a sprat to catch a mackerel

Kaz gelecek yerden tavuk esirgenmez.
If you use a sprat to catch a mackerel, you make a small expenditure or take a small risk in the hope of a much greater gain.


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