Hurricanes vs Thunderstorm - What's the difference?

hurricanes | thunderstorm |


As nouns the difference between hurricanes and thunderstorm

is that hurricanes is while thunderstorm is a storm consisting of thunder and lightning produced by a cumulonimbus, usually accompanied with heavy rain, wind, and sometimes hail; and in rarer cases sleet, freezing rain, or snow.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

hurricanes

English

Noun

(head)
  • thunderstorm

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A storm consisting of thunder and lightning produced by a cumulonimbus, usually accompanied with heavy rain, wind, and sometimes hail; and in rarer cases sleet, freezing rain, or snow.