Translation of thunder in Spanish:
- 1 uncountable (Meteorology)truenos (masculine plural)a clap of thunderun truenoto look like thunder or as black as thundertener cara de pocos amigosto steal somebody's thunder
estar echando chispasquitarle la primicia a alguienExample sentences
- Flash floods with thunder and lightning were rampant at the weekend.
- We hear thunder because lightning heats the air to more than 43,000 degrees, causing the air to quickly expand.
- There were hailstones, rarely heard loud thunder, lightning, strong gusty winds and sheets of rain.
- 2 (move loudly) they thundered up the stairssubieron las escaleras ruidosamentethe train thundered through the stationel tren pasó por la estación con gran estruendo
- 3 (shout, rant)Example sentences
- The Herald's editorial thundered against the hot-headed motorists who had caused immense danger in Skipton over the Easter holiday.
- It was from this cathedral that John Knox thundered against the ‘monstrous regiment of women’ in the shape of the beauteous Mary Queen of Scots.
- Local columnists thundered against the failures of central government in Madrid.
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