verb intransitiveWortformen:ˈfulmiˌnated or ˈfulmiˌnating
to thunder and lighten
to explode with sudden violence; detonate
to shout forth (denunciations, decrees, etc.)
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Wortherkunft von 'fulminate'
< L fulminatus
, pp. of fulminare
, to flash or strike with lightning < fulmen
, lightning, thunderbolt, akin to fulgere
: see fulgent