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Definition of "thunder-gust" []

  • A thunderstorm. (noun)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "thunder-gust" in a sentence
  • "But Flor, secretly relishing a good thunder-gust, drew up her knees and sat with equanimity, like a little black judge of the clouds; for, in the moment's dull, indifferent mood, she felt prepared for either fate."
  • "He shuffled, chewed tobacco vehemently, tilted his chair on two legs, broke out in a thunder-gust at last."
  • "The brooding heat of the profligate vegetation; the cool charm of the running water; the terrific splendor of the June thunder-gust in the deep and solitary woods, were all sensual, animal, elemental."
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