Examples of thunderous in a Sentence
The audience responded with thunderous applause.
the last thunderous chord of the symphony rang throughout the hall
Recent Examples of thunderous from the Web
Gunfire could be heard in periodic, thunderous bursts in the capital, while live pictures on local news showed protesters throwing stones at the police.
After a few days of fighting, the Central American dictator fled to asylum at the Vatican Embassy on Christmas Eve, setting off a bizarre siege in which U.S. troops bombarded the mission with thunderous rock and rap music.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Minutes before 6 a.m., Army nurse Martha Green woke with a jolt to a thunderous explosion half a mile away.
So with the thunderous clop of hoofs, our leaders begin a tremendous stampede to evade danger.
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First Known Use of thunderous
THUNDEROUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of thunderous for English Language Learners
: making a loud noise like the sound of thunder : very loud
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