Definition of thundershower
: a shower accompanied by lightning and thunder
Examples of thundershower in a Sentence
Thundershowers are forecast for tomorrow.
Recent Examples of thundershower from the Web
Lightning ignited three small fires north of Warner Springs Saturday and forecasters say mountain areas could see more thundershowers on Sunday.
Your alarm goes off at 6 a.m. The forecast calls for thundershowers, in between bouts of 95 and muggy.
United vs. Atlanta 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 21, RFK Stadium Chance of a quickly passing shower or thundershower.
Only a slight chance of a thundershower interrupting those holiday BBQs.
Affected by heat and summer thundershowers, various species of ants and termites emerge from the ground as winged adults, taking to the air to find mates.
The insurance proved to be more than window dressing, as the Blue Jays stormed back with the ferocity of the thundershowers that had pelted away at the tarp during the delay.
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First Known Use of thundershower
THUNDERSHOWER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of thundershower for English Language Learners
: a brief storm with lightning and thunder : a brief thunderstorm
THUNDERSHOWER Defined for Kids
Definition of thundershower for Students
: a shower with thunder and lightning
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