thunderous

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adjective thun·der·ous \ˈthən-d(ə-)rəs\

Definition of thunderous

  1. 1a :  producing thunderb :  making or accompanied by a noise like thunder <thunderous applause>

  2. 2 :  thundering

thunderously

adverb

Examples of thunderous in a sentence

  1. The audience responded with thunderous applause.

  2. <the last thunderous chord of the symphony rang throughout the hall>

1582

First Known Use of thunderous

1582


THUNDEROUS Defined for English Language Learners

thunderous

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adjective thun·der·ous \ˈthən-d(ə-)rəs\

Definition of thunderous for English Language Learners

  • : making a loud noise like the sound of thunder : very loud



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