One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he had a booming voice that contradicted his physical stature’
resonant, sonorous, ringing, resounding, reverberating, reverberative, reverberant, reverberatory, carrying, thundering, thunderous, rumbling, roaring
very loud, strident, stentorian, strong, powerful, full, full-toned, rich, deep, deep-toned, baritone, bass
rare canorous, stentorious
2‘shops are reporting booming business’
flourishing, burgeoning, thriving, prospering, prosperous, successful, strong, vigorous, buoyant
productive, profitable, fruitful, lucrative
growing, developing, progressing, improving, expanding, mushrooming, snowballing, ballooning, fast-growing
informal going strong
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