Sentence Examples with the word Thunder

Immediately a clap of thunder made the room shudder.

Relieved against the ghostly light, the gigantic jet negro, Daggoo, loomed up to thrice his real stature, and seemed the black cloud from which the thunder had come.

By the way there came up a shower, which compelled me to stand half an hour under a pine, piling boughs over my head, and wearing my handkerchief for a shed; and when at length I had made one cast over the pickerelweed, standing up to my middle in water, I found myself suddenly in the shadow of a cloud, and the thunder began to rumble with such emphasis that I could do no more than listen to it.

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Mr. Starbuck, last night's thunder turned our compasses--that's all.

The Wizard raised one of his revolvers and fired into the throng of his enemies, and the shot resounded like a clap of thunder in that silent place.

She came awake with a start as thunder rattled the entire house.

It was past nine when Alex and Josh paid their bills, and the faint sound of thunder met them at the door.

Till the Tsar reached it, each regiment in its silence and immobility seemed like a lifeless body, but as soon as he came up it became alive, its thunder joining the roar of the whole line along which he had already passed.

A flash of lightning followed by an ear-splitting clap of thunder caused a squeak of protest from Cynthia Dean.

Lightening flashed in the east and thunder rumbled a posthumous threat.