SONIC BOOM By N., Sam M.S. - 0 the noise we hear caused by an aircraft travelling at greater than Mach 1. SONIC BOOM: "Joe heard the sonic boom as the jet roared past overhead." Related Psychology Terms DETECTION THEORY HEARING (AUDITION) HYPERMNESIA Characteristics and Behaviors of Effective Counseling PMDD: Can It Be Cured? ACOUSTIC TRAUMA AUDITORY SPACE PERCEPTIO JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) NOISE ABATEMENT COGNITIVE DISSONANCE (Dissonance Theory) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SONIC BOOM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sonic-boom/ (accessed July 4, 2022).