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thundering

[ thuhn-der-ing ]
/ ˈθʌn dər ɪŋ /
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adjective

of, relating to, or accompanied by thunder.
producing a noise or effect like thunder.
very great; extraordinary: a thundering amount of work.

noun

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Origin of thundering

before 1100; Middle English thundring,Old English thunring thunder. See thunder, -ing2, -ing1
thun·der·ing·ly, adverbun·thun·der·ing, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for thundering

thundering
/ (ˈθʌndərɪŋ) /

adjective

(prenominal) slang very great or excessivea thundering idiot
thunderingly, adverb
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