One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
An exclamation made after delivering the punchline of a joke.
- ‘As Basil Brush used to say, ‘boom boom’!’
- ‘Unfortunately, I have a conscience (although the band seem to have taken a day off for theirs - boom boom!).’
- ‘I've answered this question in some election hustings by saying I'd be the fish that swims against the tide… boom boom.’
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