like thunder

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: thunder - with great speed or effort or intensity; "drove like crazy"; "worked like hell to get the job done"; "ran like sin for the storm cellar"; "work like thunder"; "fought like the devil"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
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Their feet were at the gateway, when there was a sudden noise like thunder.
I do not like thunder storms--they frighten me for hours before they come, because I always feel them on the way; but it is odd that I should go for shelter to the garden.
Lead singer Gary Stringer said: "It is our great pleasure to be heading out on the road with a standalone band like Thunder.