- flashing like lightning.
Origin of fulgurant
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It seemed to her that the room had become a tent of fulgurant colours.The Paliser case
In the preceding examples the victims struck dead are not disfigured by the fulgurant force.
In 1812, a fulgurant discharge took place near Mr. Cowen's and killed his dog beside him, without doing him any harm.
High up into the heavens it tossed the fulgurant fires that betokened its wealth and power.
fulgurant(ful′gyər-ənt, -gər-, fŭl′-)
- Characterized by sudden shooting pain.
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