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Synonyms for boom

Synonyms for boom

to make a continuous deep reverberating sound

to make an earsplitting explosive noise

to do or fare well

an earsplitting, explosive noise

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a deep prolonged loud noise

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a state of economic prosperity

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a sudden happening that brings good fortune (as a sudden opportunity to make money)

a pole carrying an overhead microphone projected over a film or tv set

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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

make a resonant sound, like artillery

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hit hard

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be the case that thunder is being heard

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make a deep hollow sound

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grow vigorously

References in periodicals archive ?
Trial evidence showed that the crane operator lifted the oil burner without waiting on a signal from anyone that the area was clear, and also moved the crane boom in such a way that it was out of alignment with the load, contributing to the accident.
Construction company Barratts, which was building a residential complex near Battersea power station, said a crane boom became dislodged and fell.
Situated in Santiago, Chile it will at present in addition provide full repair and refurbishment for Manitowoc crawler cranes, Grove mobile cranes, Potain tower cranes, and National Crane boom trucks.
The 300-foot crane boom fell onto the building housing the complex's Unit 3 power plant about 6:50 a.
Tenders are invited for Attending Special Repairs To 75 Ton Cap Crawler Mounted 101 Mk Hind Crane Boom And Structural Members At Campbell Bay.
that claimed the life of a construction worker who pushed his friend to safety before being struck by a falling crane boom.
The only damage of a significant nature is reported to be the starboard crane boom, based on the initial preliminary survey.