Definitions:Thundering; crackling; detonating; hurling menaces or censures. Fulminating powder, an explosive compound of nitre, carbonate of potash, and sulphur.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (adjective, noun) (a. / n.) (adjective / noun)
Usage examples:It was merely an interesting question on which to expend the energy fulminating in his mind.
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