Definition of Thunderstrokes

1. thunderstroke [n] - See also: thunderstroke



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Thunderstrokes

thundershower
thundershowers
thundersnow
thunderstick
thundersticks
thunderstone
thunderstones
thunderstorm
thunderstorms
thunderstormy
thunderstricken
thunderstrike
thunderstrikes
thunderstriking
thunderstroke
thunderstrokes (current term)
thunderstruck
thunderworm
thunderworms
thundery
thundrous
thunk
thunked
thunking
thunks
thunnies
thunny
thurgh
thurghfare
thurible

Literary usage of Thunderstrokes

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1861)
"... even though they ran the military risk of exposing themselves to one of Napoleon's thunderstrokes. They moved in two columns, one under Blücher and ..."

2. Modern Eloquence by Thomas Brackett Reed, Rossiter Johnson, Justin McCarthy, Albert Ellery Bergh (1900)
"The lips, the acts, the soul, may be bought, not the heart; and the heart beats with thunderstrokes that cannot be repressed against the base, the cruel, ..."

3. Modern Eloquence by Thomas Brackett Reed, Rossiter Johnson, Justin McCarthy, Albert Ellery Bergh (1900)
"The lips, the acts, the soul, may be bought, not the heart; and the heart beats with thunderstrokes that cannot be repressed against the base, the cruel, ..."

4. The History of the Jews, from the Earliest Period Down to Modern Times by Henry Hart Milman (1864)
"... facility of these great poets ; — Zunz indeed complains that of one passage no European language can render the thunderstrokes of the continuous rhymes, ..."

5. The History of the Jews, from the Earliest Period Down to Modern Times by Henry Hart Milman (1870)
"... language can render the thunderstrokes of the continuous rhymes, that the lightning of its beauty is quenched in the dull auxiliaries and pronouns. ..."

6. A Manual of Church History by Albert Henry Newman (1903)
"... i : i ; Acts 20 : 28 ; Titus i : 5-7- " What can your common man say to these three heavenly thunderstrokes [referring to the passages of Scripture] ? ..."

7. A Manual of Church History by Albert Henry Newman (1903)
"... i : i ; Acts 20 : 28; Titus i : 5-7' " What can your common man say to these three heavenly thunderstrokes [referring to the passages of Scripture] ? ..."

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