Adjective "Thunder" Definition and Examples





    1. a loud, explosive, resounding noise produced by the explosive expansion of air heated by a lightning discharge.

    2. any loud, resounding noise: the thunder of applause.

    3. a threatening or startling utterance, denunciation, or the like.

    verb (used without object)

    4. to give forth thunder (often used impersonally with it as the subject): It thundered last night.

    5. to make a loud, resounding noise like thunder: The artillery thundered in the hills.

    6. to utter loud or ve