Definition of thunderbug in English:
Another term for thrips.
- We stayed up high for a couple of miles, a hatch of thunderbugs coated a gate post, a train hooted and rattled and we descended a sunken wooded track to the Newbridge Crossing.
- In the hot weather, tiny thunderbugs or ‘thrips’ managed to get into the LCD panel somehow.
- On a straight stretch into Darlington, the heat haze wobbling the view, there were millions - even billions - of thunderbugs.
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