Enlighten vs Thunder - What's the difference?
| Related terms
Enlighten is a related term of thunder.
As a verb enlighten
is to supply with light; to illuminate; as, the sun enlightens the earth.
As a noun thunder is
To supply with light; to illuminate; as, the sun enlightens the earth.
To make clear to the intellect or conscience; to shed the light of truth and knowledge upon; to furnish with increase of knowledge; to instruct; as, to enlighten the mind or understanding.
The sound caused by the discharge of atmospheric electrical charge.
A sound resembling thunder; especially, one produced by a jet airplane in flight.
A deep, rumbling noise.
- Thunder ''is preceded by lightning.
An alarming or startling threat or denunciation.
- Off in the distance, he heard the thunder of hoofbeats, signalling a stampede.
(obsolete) The discharge of electricity; a thunderbolt.
- The thunders of the Vatican could no longer strike into the heart of princes.
(figuratively) The spotlight.
- The revenging gods / 'Gainst parricides did all their thunders bend.
* roll, clap, peal are some of the words used to count thunder.
* thunder and lightning
* thunder thighs
To produce thunder; to sound, rattle, or roar, as a discharge of atmospheric electricity; often used impersonally.
(label) To make a noise like thunder.
(label) To talk with a loud, threatening voice.
(label) To say (something) with a loud, threatening voice.
To produce something with incredible power
, date=January 19
, author=Jonathan Stevenson
, title=Leeds 1 - 3 Arsenal
, passage=Just as it appeared Arsenal had taken the sting out of the tie, Johnson produced a moment of outrageous quality, thundering
a bullet of a left foot shot out of the blue and into the top left-hand corner of Wojciech Szczesny's net with the Pole grasping at thin air.}}