thunderation


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thun•der•a•tion

(ˌθʌn dəˈreɪ ʃən)

interj.
(used as an exclamation of impatience or annoyance.)
[1830–40, Amer.]
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My grandfather, who was always misplacing his eyeglasses, used to thunder, "Where in thunderation are my glasses?
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