thunder

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Synonyms for thunder

Synonyms for thunder

an earsplitting, explosive noise

to make an earsplitting explosive noise

Synonyms for thunder

a deep prolonged loud noise

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a booming or crashing noise caused by air expanding along the path of a bolt of lightning

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move fast, noisily, and heavily

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utter words loudly and forcefully

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be the case that thunder is being heard

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to make or produce a loud noise

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Woods, who had failed to break 70 at Augusta since his runaway record-breaking victory in 1997, pitched to three feet on the 360-yard seventh and then chipped to eight feet at the long eighth - after hearing the first clap of thunder nearby.
She sought cover beneath a tree but a loud clap of thunder or strike of lightning is thought to have frightened the horse which then bolted.
Accompanied by a clap of thunder and a gust of rain, students from 13 schools throughout the Las Virgenes Unified School District started class Tuesday morning.
Is the time between the clap of thunder and the flash of lightning always the same?
But even with her impressive biceps, the international superstar, 52, turns into a quivering wreck when she hears a clap of thunder.
Suddenly there was a huge clap of thunder and I felt a huge shock down my arm and found myself flat on the ground.
Hannah recorded a single clap of thunder, stretching it from eight seconds to seven minutes.
Cue great clap of thunder followed by the echoing cackles of mocking Gods).
PM: Was thinking about my non-existent love life when there was a huge flash of lightning and a clap of thunder.
On the mountain above her, hidden behind the veil of clouds, it started like a clap of thunder and finished like a sonic boom.
Building worker Shaun Carpin, 25, said: "He screamed and there was a huge noise like a clap of thunder as he hit the bus.
The store used a theatrical technique in which the genie appeared to a loud clap of thunder in a cloud of smoke.
There was this big clap of thunder, like it was right overhead, and the lights went out immediately,'' Haymond said.
Dennis said: "She had been scared by a clap of thunder and ran off.
The first anyone had known of the coming storm was when a huge flash lit up the skies,followed by a ground-shaking clap of thunder.