Associations to the word «thunder»

Pictures for the word «thunder»

Wiktionary

THUNDER, noun. The sound caused by the discharge of atmospheric electrical charge.
THUNDER, noun. A sound resembling thunder; especially, one produced by a jet airplane in flight.
THUNDER, noun. A deep, rumbling noise.
THUNDER, noun. An alarming or startling threat or denunciation.
THUNDER, noun. (obsolete) The discharge of electricity; a thunderbolt.
THUNDER, noun. (figuratively) The spotlight.
THUNDER, verb. To produce thunder; to sound, rattle, or roar, as a discharge of atmospheric electricity; often used impersonally.
THUNDER, verb. (intransitive) To make a noise like thunder.
THUNDER, verb. (intransitive) To talk with a loud, threatening voice.
THUNDER, verb. (transitive) To say (something) with a loud, threatening voice.
THUNDER, verb. To produce something with incredible power
THUNDER AND LIGHTNING, noun. A thunderstorm
THUNDER BAY, proper noun. A town in Ontario, Canada
THUNDER BAY, proper noun. A large bay in Canada
THUNDER CLOUD, noun. Alternative spelling of thundercloud
THUNDER CLOUDS, noun. Plural of thunder cloud
THUNDER GOD, noun. A god associated with thunder.
THUNDER GOD VINE, noun. A plant found in China with the taxonomic name Tripterygium wilfordii which is used in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM)
THUNDER GOD VINES, noun. Plural of thunder god vine
THUNDER GODS, noun. Plural of thunder god
THUNDER LIZARD, noun. Nickname for the apatosaurus or brontosaurus.
THUNDER LIZARDS, noun. Plural of thunder lizard
THUNDER POT, noun. (UK) (informal) A chamber pot.
THUNDER ROD, noun. (dated) lightning rod
THUNDER SLEET, noun. Thunder and sleet at the same time
THUNDER SNAKE, noun. Any of various North American snakes.
THUNDER SNAKE, noun. Agkistrodon contortrix laticinctus, the broad-banded copperhead.
THUNDER SNAKE, noun. Agkistrodon contortrix mokasen, the northern copperhead.
THUNDER SNAKE, noun. Lampropeltis getula getula, the eastern kingsnake.
THUNDER STICK, noun. Alternative spelling of thunderstick (referring to a firearm).
THUNDER STICKS, noun. Plural of thunder stick
THUNDER THIGHS, noun. (derogatory) An overweight or obese woman with fat thighs.
THUNDER TUBE, noun. Fulgurite

Dictionary definition

THUNDER, noun. A deep prolonged loud noise.
THUNDER, noun. A booming or crashing noise caused by air expanding along the path of a bolt of lightning.
THUNDER, noun. Street names for heroin.
THUNDER, verb. Move fast, noisily, and heavily; "The bus thundered down the road".
THUNDER, verb. Utter words loudly and forcefully; "`Get out of here,' he roared".
THUNDER, verb. Be the case that thunder is being heard; "Whenever it thunders, my dog crawls under the bed".
THUNDER, verb. To make or produce a loud noise; "The river thundered below"; "The engine roared as the driver pushed the car to full throttle".

Wise words

Words are but symbols for the relations of things to one another and to us; nowhere do they touch upon absolute truth.
Friedrich Nietzsche