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Synonyms of booming

Verb


1. boom, din, sound, go

usage: make a resonant sound, like artillery; "His deep voice boomed through the hall"

2. smash, nail, boom, blast, hit

usage: hit hard; "He smashed a 3-run homer"

3. thunder, boom

usage: be the case that thunder is being heard; "Whenever it thunders, my dog crawls under the bed"

4. boom, boom out, sound, go

usage: make a deep hollow sound; "Her voice booms out the words of the song"

5. boom, thrive, flourish, expand, grow

usage: grow vigorously; "The deer population in this town is thriving"; "business is booming"

Adjective


1. booming, flourishing, palmy, prospering, prosperous, roaring, thriving, successful (vs. unsuccessful)

usage: very lively and profitable; "flourishing businesses"; "a palmy time for stockbrokers"; "a prosperous new business"; "doing a roaring trade"; "a thriving tourist center"; "did a thriving business in orchids"

2. booming, stentorian, full (vs. thin)

usage: used of the voice

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