The cracking and booming of the ice indicate a change of temperature.
It was balanced perilously between a small town that lacked only a sheriff, and a booming frontier town.
At eight o'clock the booming of cannon was added to the sound of musketry.
It was only moments later when his fears were realized by the gnashing, booming, ripping sound of metal on rock, echoing across the valley like a clap of thunder, repeating and repeating, as if car after car had met a similar fate, further and further away.
Located at the confluence of two large rivers, the city became a booming trading center after the port was built.