[ US /ˈθəndɝəs/ ]
[ UK /θˈʌndəɹəs/ ]
  1. loud enough to cause (temporary) hearing loss
  2. extremely ominous
    world events of thunderous import
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Get Started For Free Linguix pencil

How To Use thunderous In A Sentence

  • The loud thunderous music blaring from the beach nearby remained passive to the girl's ears, as she sat deep in thought.
  • I only had to look at Katie's thunderous expression to realize she'd not had a good day.
  • The audience loaded the champion with thunderous applause.
  • The Waterford keeper advanced from his line to spectacularly parry Holt's thunderous shot from 18 yards before the ball had been hacked to safety.
  • When he reached the top, a thunderous cheer went up.
  • They made a dramatic entrance to thunderous music and suddenly the hall was full of giant devils, spiders, dragons and other figures.
  • Everyone seems oblivious to the rain falling from a worryingly thunderous sky, a mere inconvenience to this hardy bunch.
  • This thunderous indifference goes deeper still: sales of verse are pitiful. Times, Sunday Times
  • The applause was so thunderous, the walls were shaking. Times, Sunday Times
  • There's ample activity in the surrounds, with thunderous bass creating a huge, enveloping soundfield.
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy