how to pronounce thunderstorm

/ˈθʌn.də.stɔːm/

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The above transcription of thunderstorm is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

thunderstorm is pronounced in three syllables

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θʌndəstɔːm

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An example use of thunderstorm in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… through a thunderstorm and the next day …”

meanings of thunderstorm

noun:

  1. 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.

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