Definition of Booms

1. Noun. (plural of boom) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of boom) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Booms

1. boom [v] - See also: boom

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Booms

boomerangs
boomeritis
boomers
boomier
boomiest
boominess
booming
boomingly
boomings
boomkin
boomkins
boomlet
boomlets
boomlike
boomorah
booms (current term)
boomsayer
boomsayers
boomshanka
boomslang
boomslange
boomslanges
boomslangs
boomster
boomsters
boomstick
boomtime
boomtimes
boomtown
boomtowns

Literary usage of Booms

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1. Logging: The Principles and General Methods of Operation in the United States by Ralph Clement Bryant (1913)
"booms, consisting of long sticks of timber fastened together end for end and moored to ... booms are also used to aid drivers in sluicing logs through dams, ..."

2. A Manual of Forestry by Sir William Schlich (1896)
"booms. booms are constructions intended to arrest or divert the passage of all ... booms, therefore, vary from those of the simplest nature to colossal ..."

3. The American and English Encyclopedia of Law by David Shephard Garland, John Houston Merrill, Charles Frederic Williams, Thomas Johnson Michie (1887)
"lature may give them the exclusive right to maintain booms or to drive logs ... Eight of Boom Company to Maintain booms.—The right of a booming company to ..."

4. American Architect and Building News (1903)
"In upper and lower flanges or booms these cores are constituted by cylindrical rods to which the iron cores of the struts are connected simply by bending ..."

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