Definitions For Boom


  • 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
  • A pole carrying an overhead microphone projected over a film or tv set
  • A deep prolonged loud noise
  • A sudden happening that brings good fortune (as a sudden opportunity to make money)
  • A state of economic prosperity


  • Grow vigorously
  • Hit hard
  • Make a deep hollow sound
  • Make a resonant sound, like artillery
  • Be the case that thunder is being heard
  • To make a deep and loud sound
  • To say (something) in a deep and loud voice
  • To grow or expand suddenly

Is Boom a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Boom is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Boom in a Sentence

  • The sound of the bass drum booming
  • His voice boomed out across the congregation.
  • She boomed commands from the stern of the ship.

Synonyms for Boom

Antonyms for Boom

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