Sentence Examples

  • Each boom of thunder was loud enough to rattle the window panes.
  • The top boom of each girder is an elliptical wrought iron tube 17 ft.
  • As early as 1861 gold discoveries were made on the Stikine river; repeated discoveries, culminating in the Cassiar district "boom," were made in British Columbia from 1857 to 1874; colourings along the Yukon were reported in 1866-1867 and systematic prospecting of the upper river began about 1873.
  • When the truth became known regarding the mines a wonderful " boom " began.
  • The initial impulse to this increase was the beginning of the " fruit epoch " in these counties, combined with a railway " rate-war " following the completion to the coast in 1885 of the Santa Fe, and an extraordinary land boom prevailing from 1886 to 1888.

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