Definition of Thundery

1. Adjective. Loud enough to cause (temporary) hearing loss.

Exact synonyms: Deafening, Earsplitting, Thunderous
Similar to: Loud
Derivative terms: Thunder



2. Adjective. Accompanied with thunder.
Similar to: Stormy
Derivative terms: Thunder

Definition of Thundery

1. a. Accompanied with thunder; thunderous.

Definition of Thundery

1. Adjective. (context: of weather) stormy, with thunder ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Thundery

1. accompanied with thunder [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Thundery

thundersticks
thunderstone
thunderstones
thunderstorm
thunderstorms
thunderstormy
thunderstricken
thunderstrike
thunderstrikes
thunderstriking
thunderstroke
thunderstrokes
thunderstruck
thunderworm
thunderworms
thundery (current term)
thundrous
thunk
thunked
thunking
thunks
thunnies
thunny
thurgh
thurghfare
thurible
thuribles
thurifer
thuriferous
thurifers

Literary usage of Thundery

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1. Correlation Theory of Chemical Action and Affinity by Thomas Wright Hall (1888)
"And the gaseous, correlated Cloud form is seen leaving the sky as a sudden shower of characteristically thick, heavy, liquid, thundery Raindrops, ..."

2. On Causation: With a Chapter on Belief by Charles Arthur Mercier (1916)
"... sour in thundery weather, and-sometimes turns sour when the weather is not thundery; but still, considering how relatively rare thundery weather is, ..."

3. Symons's Meteorological Magazine (1904)
"Copies of the barometric traces, showing the oscillations so characteristic of thundery weather, would be of the greatest value as these oscillations appear ..."

4. An Almanack for the Year of Our Lord by Joseph Whitaker (1869)
"thundery rain occurred In southern England on the i4th, spreading to other parts of the country on the isth ... thundery showers occurred on the 2ist to ¬Ľnd ..."

5. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1868)
"I am delighted to hear it ; a thundery headache is a distressing thing." " It must be, but I'm not aware that she has one. I haven't. Have you? ..."

6. The Congressional Globe by United States Congress, Francis Preston Blair, John Cook Rives, George A. Bailey, Franklin Rives (1857)
"... for completion of thundery, machine, and boiler-shop; completing dock engine, ... heating plumbers' nnd block shop; machinery for thundery, boiler shop, ..."

7. The Entomologist; an Illustrated Journal of General Entomology by Edward Newman, Royal Entomological Society of London (1884)
"In the afternoon, which was dull, close, and thundery, I went searching for insects at rest upon rocks. ... Wednesday, July 4th, was cloudy and thundery. ..."

8. The Dublin Journal of Medical Science (1895)
"At night the weather became thundery in the last named district, and on Wednesday violent thunderstorms occurred in Ireland, in central and northern England ..."

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