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THUNDERSTORM

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does thunderstorm mean? 

THUNDERSTORM (noun)
  The noun THUNDERSTORM has 1 sense:

1. a storm resulting from strong rising air currents; heavy rain or hail along with thunder and lightning

  Familiarity information: THUNDERSTORM used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


THUNDERSTORM (noun)


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Meaning:

A storm resulting from strong rising air currents; heavy rain or hail along with thunder and lightning

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural phenomena

Synonyms:

electric storm; electrical storm; thunderstorm

Hypernyms ("thunderstorm" is a kind of...):

storm; violent storm (a violent weather condition with winds 64-72 knots (11 on the Beaufort scale) and precipitation and thunder and lightening)


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