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thunder

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of thunder

  1. 1 to make a long loud deep noise or cry as we got closer, the waterfall thundered louder and louder Synonyms of thunder bellow, boom, growl, roarWords Related to thunder grumble, roll, rumble; bang, blare, blast, peal, scream, screech, shriek, squall; bawl, call, cry, holler, hoot, shout, whoop, yell; bell, caterwaul, howl, wail, yowlNear Antonyms of thunder grunt, mouth, mumble, murmur, mutter, whisper; mewl, pule, squeak, whimper

  2. 2 to speak so as to be heard at a distance a hotheaded man who was always thundering about the crooks and idiots running the government Synonyms of thunder bawl, bay, bellow, cry, holler, hollo (or halloo also hallo), roar, shout, sound off, call, vociferate, yellWords Related to thunder crow, whoop; scream, screech, shriek, shrill, squeak, squeal; caterwaul, howl, ululate, wail, yawp (or yaup), yowl; hail; speak out, speak upNear Antonyms of thunder breathe, mumble, murmur, mutter, whisper



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