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Thundery

adjective
1.
Loud enough to cause (temporary) hearing loss.  Synonyms: deafening, earsplitting, thunderous.
2.
Accompanied with thunder.






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"Thundery" Quotes from Famous Books



... his room with veritable presence; and, forgetting all his precautions, he sprang from the charmed circle, and knelt before her. There she stood, the living lady of his passionate visions, alone beside him, in a thundery twilight, and the glow ...
— Phantastes - A Faerie Romance for Men and Women • George MacDonald

... a top, and the weather looks thundery,' said the Agent-General. 'Ours hasn't a wind-screen. Even ...
— A Diversity of Creatures • Rudyard Kipling

... this thundery atmosphere of coming conflict, of hopes and doubts, of sundering ties and fearful looking forward, that Richard and Katherine Hyde came, from the idyllic peace and beauty of their Norfolk house. But there was something in it that fitted Hyde's real disposition. He was a natural soldier, ...
— The Bow of Orange Ribbon - A Romance of New York • Amelia E. Barr

... my work,' he cried, triumphantly, to Puck. 'Spirit of Earth, bear witness that that was my work!' He shot up to his full towering height, and his words rang like a trumpet. He had a voice that changed its tone almost as an opal changes colour—sometimes deep and thundery, sometimes thin and waily, but always it ...
— Puck of Pook's Hill • Rudyard Kipling

... feast was passed. It was a sultry, thundery afternoon of mid July, when three horsemen were to be seen carefully picking their way across the wide wet estuary of the River Leven that goes by the name of 'the Sands.' The foremost rider was evidently the most important person of the three. He was ...
— A Book of Quaker Saints • Lucy Violet Hodgkin



Words linked to "Thundery" :   deafening, thunder, stormy, loud



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