Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Thundering from on high; high-thundering.

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Examples

  • V.M. as "Mère et Fille de _l'aliltonât_ [ant] plasmateur" into "_altitonant_" ( "loud-thundering"), while _plasmateur_ itself, though perfectly intelligible and legitimate, a favourite with the _rhétoriqueurs_, and borrowed from them even in Middle Scots, is not exactly everybody's word.

    A History of the French Novel, Vol. 1 From the Beginning to 1800

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