Sonic boom

Sonic boom,

Definition of Sonic boom:

  1. A potential cause of property damage, caused by an aircraft or other form of air transport traveling faster than the speed of sound, which results in shock waves. Losses due to the effects of a sonic boom are usually covered by homeowners insurance or commercial property insurance.

  2. A loud explosive noise caused by the shock wave from an aircraft traveling faster than the speed of sound.

How to use Sonic boom in a sentence?

  1. Those gray bushytails would hunker down at the sound of the sonic boom and not be seen for interminable periods of time.

Meaning of Sonic boom & Sonic boom Definition