Simple Definition of thunderstorm
: a storm with lightning and thunder
Full Definition of thunderstorm
: a storm accompanied by lightning and thunder
Examples of thunderstorm
There are thunderstorms in the forecast.
The weather service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning.
First Known Use of thunderstorm
THUNDERSTORM Defined for Kids
Definition of thunderstorm
: a storm with thunder and lightning
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