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thundering

thundering

adjective

Definition of THUNDERING

:  awesomely great, intense, or unusual
thun·der·ing·ly adverb

Examples of THUNDERING

  1. <the preacher delivered a thundering speech on the decline of morality in modern society>

Origin of THUNDERING

thundering, present participle of 2thunder
First Known Use: 1543

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