an increase in the number of babies born during a particular period, compared to other times - used especially about people born between 1946 and 1964
the baby boom generation
1. Even the boom that happens when the jet breaks the sound barrier went unnoticed.
2. But he brought his American baby girl with him, and a life-style flavoured with American ways.
3. Balanced at the edge of a narrow white platform, I am about to jump head first into a hot new phase of Japan's leisure boom: indoor sky diving, without a parachute.
4. While you are on the phone, the baby pulls the table- cloth off the table, smashing half your best crockery .
5. We´ve turned the smallest bedroom into a nursery for our new baby.
6. When the baby developed a fever, Mother telephoned the pediatrician.
7. Is as the proportion of the total vocabulary of his mother tongue against those words of his own baby talk that are taken up into the vernacular of his family.
8. While you are on the phone, the baby pulls the tablecloth off the table,
9. While they were talking the baby was sleeping restlessly, uttering little cries from time to time.
10. With her baby clasped to her she ran past the M.P.´s wife at the door and into the comfort of her neighbours´ arms.