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noun thunder pronunciation in British English /ˈθʌndə(r)/

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  1. 1
    [uncountable] the loud noise that you sometimes hear in the sky during a storm

    a roll of thunder (=a series of noises)

    a clap of thunder (=a single very loud noise)

  2. 2
    [singular] a loud noise similar to thunder

    the thunder of hooves on the dry earth

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