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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Brief increase, as in business activity or political popularity

Usage examples (34)
  • Well, if the productivity revolution -- at least as it is now unfolding -- won't save us, maybe the new baby "boomlet" will.
  • Wasn't this latest "boomlet" significantly milder than the one on 3 / 18?
  • Could well translate into a temporary stock 'boomlet'.
  • And California signs on to the February 5th primary boomlet. for more
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