thundercloud

Synonyms and related words:
Cloudcuckooland, alto-cumulus, alto-stratus, angry clouds, anvil cloud, banner cloud, billowy cloud, black cat, black clouds, broken mirror, cap cloud, cirro-cumulus, cirro-fillum, cirro-nebula, cirro-stratus, cirro-velum, cirrus, cirrus cloud, cirrus haze, cirrus stripe, cloud, cloud band, cloud bank, cloud drift, cloud mass, cloud street, cloudland, cloudling, cloudscape, cocktail, cottony cloud, cumulo-cirro-stratus, cumulo-cirrus, cumulo-nimbus, cumulo-stratus, cumulus, cumulus cloud, curl cloud, danger sign, early symptom, falling barometer, fleecy cloud, fractocumulus, gathering clouds, halcyon bird, high fog, high sign, mackerel sky, mammatocumulus, mushroom cloud, nimbus, nimbus cloud, omen, owl, precursor, preliminary sign, premonitory sign, premonitory symptom, prodroma, prodrome, quarantine flag, rain cloud, rainbow, raven, red flag, red light, scud, shooting star, skull and crossbones, snail cloud, squall cloud, storm cloud, storm clouds, storm petrel, stormy petrel, strato-cumulus, stratus, stratus cloud, symptom, thunderhead, warning sign, warning signal, water carrier, woolpack, yellow flag, yellow jack

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Thundercloud — Thun der*cloud , n. A cloud charged with electricity, and producing lightning and thunder. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thundercloud — ► NOUN ▪ a cumulus cloud with a towering or spreading top, charged with electricity and producing thunder and lightning …   English terms dictionary

  • thundercloud — [thun′dərkloud΄] n. a storm cloud charged with electricity and producing lightning and thunder …   English World dictionary

  • thundercloud — UK [ˈθʌndə(r)ˌklaʊd] / US [ˈθʌndərˌklaʊd] noun [countable] Word forms thundercloud : singular thundercloud plural thunderclouds a big dark cloud that you see during a storm …   English dictionary

  • thundercloud — [[t]θʌ̱ndə(r)klaʊd[/t]] thunderclouds N COUNT A thundercloud is a large dark cloud that is likely to produce thunder and lightning …   English dictionary

  • thundercloud — noun Date: 1697 a cloud charged with electricity and producing lightning and thunder …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • thundercloud — /thun deuhr klowd /, n. cumulonimbus. Also, thunderclouds. [1690 1700; THUNDER + CLOUD] * * * …   Universalium

  • thundercloud — noun a) a large, dark cloud, usually a cumulonimbus, charged with electricity and producing thunder and lightning; a stormcloud As the ominous thunderclouds of war gather over the Middle East, countries like France and Russia have threatened to… …   Wiktionary

  • thundercloud — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun An indication of impending danger or harm: foreboding, forewarning, threat. Idioms: gathering clouds, storm clouds. See FORESIGHT …   English dictionary for students

  • thundercloud — thun|der|cloud [ˈθʌndəklaud US ər ] n a large dark cloud that you see before or during a storm …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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