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(ˌθʌn dəˈreɪ ʃən)

(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?" but even he was never struck by it.
"Thunderation, boy," he rasped, shocked by how near he had come to firing.