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Synonyms for thunder
ˈθʌn dər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. boom, roar, roaring, thunder(noun)

    a deep prolonged loud noise

    Synonyms:
    microphone boom, nose drops, bellowing, bellow, scag, hollo, gravy, godsend, bonanza, holla, yowl, big H, hell dust, hollering, holler, gold rush, windfall, smack, manna from heaven, roar, bunce, roaring, boom, holloa, skag

  2. thunder(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    skag, big H, smack, hell dust, boom, roar, nose drops, scag, roaring

  3. big H, hell dust, nose drops, smack, thunder, skag, scag(verb)

    street names for heroin

    Synonyms:
    roaring, scag, flavour, hell dust, relish, savour, nose drops, big H, smooch, smack, flavor, smacking, roar, sapidity, slap, boom, tang, savor, skag

  4. thunder(verb)

    move fast, noisily, and heavily

    "The bus thundered down the road"

    Synonyms:
    boom, roar

  5. thunder, roar(verb)

    utter words loudly and forcefully

    "`Get out of here,' he roared"

    Synonyms:
    howl, yawl, yaup, boom, bellow, wail, ululate, roar

  6. thunder, boom(verb)

    be the case that thunder is being heard

    "Whenever it thunders, my dog crawls under the bed"

    Synonyms:
    thrive, flourish, blast, boom, din, expand, smash, nail, roar, boom out

  7. 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"

    Synonyms:
    boom, roar

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. thunder(n)

    Associated words:
    brontology, thor, brontorneter, brontograph, fulmineous, fulminatory, isobront, keraunophobia

  2. thunder(n)

    Synonyms:
    fulmination, denunciation

  3. thunder(v)

    Synonyms:
    detonate, roll, boom

  4. thunder(v)

    Synonyms:
    fulminate, denounce

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "thunder":

    thunderstorm, lightning

How to pronounce thunder?

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How to say thunder in sign language?

  1. thunder

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How to use thunder in a sentence?

  1. Bob Barker:

    We obviously want to see the captain of the Thunder prosecuted for his offenses.

  2. Connor Jagemann:

    The Mighty Thor dropped a hammer on my world and I’ve been trying to fight my way back ever since, now that I’m back in, I pledge my allegiance to the God of Thunder. May we return to the World Series.

  3. Tessa Thompson:

    ( Getty) The third film of 2021, after Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, which director Scott Derrickson said will be Marvels first horror movie, is perhaps the most anticipated, however : Thor 4. Portman, who played Jane in the first two Thor films, will be remerging as the female Thor. She ran out on stage to thunderous applause and accepted the hammer from a kneeling Taika Waititi. Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson, who alluded to Tessa Thompson character, Valkyrie, identifying as LGBTQ, will also be returning for the Waititi-directed Thor : Love and Thunder, which is set for release on Nov. 2, 2021. As new king [ of Asgard ], Tessa Thompson needs to find Tessa Thompson queen, that will be the first order of business !

  4. Clint Eastwood:

    They say marriages are made in heaven. But so is thunder and lightning

  5. Wayne Lam:

    Will the next iPhone steal The Note 8 8's thunder ? Probably, but that was always expected however, we'll need to consider the pricing of the new iPhone design.


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