boom town

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boom town

(ˈbuːmˌtaʊn)
n
(Human Geography) a town that is enjoying sudden prosperity or has grown rapidly

boom′ town`

or boom′town`,



n.
a town that has grown very rapidly as a result of sudden prosperity.
[1895–1900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.boom town - a town enjoying sudden prosperityboom town - a town enjoying sudden prosperity  
town - an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city; "they drive through town on their way to work"
Translations

boom town

ncittà f inv in rapidissima espansione