a zigzag form of lightningAlso called: chain lightning
What Does 🦎 Lizard Emoji Mean?The lizard emoji is a straightforward small lizard, looking like a salamander or gecko with a long body, four short legs, two large eyes, and clearly outlined claws, or toes.
Why Is Thursday Named For a Comic Book Character?Maybe you've read the comic books or seen some of the Marvel movies that feature a big blond guy named Thor, founding member of the Avengers and brother of Loki. But, Thursday is a bigger tribute to the Norse god of thunder than any movie or comic book upon which it's based. After all, it is “Thor’s day.”
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Examples from the Web for forked lightning
Then flashed across the murky-black night of her stormy mind the forked-lightning inspiration of what the real revenge would be.The Dop Doctor|Clotilde Inez Mary Graves