noun (1)
dun·​der | \ ˈdən(d)ər \
plural -s

Definition of dunder

 (Entry 1 of 2)

chiefly Scottish
: a noise like thunder : a noisy blow


noun (2)
dun·​der | \ ˈdəndə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of dunder (Entry 2 of 2)

: the lees of cane juice used to promote fermentation in the distillation of rum

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History and Etymology for dunder

Noun (1)

perhaps from Dutch donderen to thunder

Noun (2)

origin unknown

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“Dunder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dunder. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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