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Definition of Boomlet
1. a small increase in prosperity [n -S]
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Literary usage of Boomlet
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1. The Wit and Humor of America by Marshall Pinckney Wilder (1911)
"... philosophic moral where I think it ought to hang; I've seen a "boom" for office Grow feeble at the root, Then change into a boomlet—then to a boomerang. ..."
2. First Lessons: A Report on Elementary Education in America by William J. Bennett (1986)
"52 Considering all the demands being made for stronger curricula, higher teacher pay, and added facilities to accommodate the "baby boomlet" of the next ..."
3. The US Virgin Islands Alive! by Harriet Greenberg, Douglas Greenberg (2006)
"Once a laid-back sleepy town, Coral Bay is experiencing a "boomlet." There are new dining spots, new shops and even some nightlife. ..."