What does thunderhead mean?

Definitions for thunderhead
ˈθʌn dərˌhɛdthun·der·head

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word thunderhead.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. thunderheadnoun

    a rounded projecting mass of a cumulus cloud with shining edges; often appears before a thunderstorm


  1. thunderheadnoun

    The top portion of a cumulonimbus cloud, which tend to be flattened or fibery in appearance, and which may be indicative of thunderstorm activity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thunderheadnoun

    a rounded mass of cloud, with shining white edges; a cumulus, -- often appearing before a thunderstorm


  1. Thunderhead

    Thunderhead is a wooden roller coaster located at Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. The coaster, which was the anchor attraction of the new "Thunderhead Gap" section, opened on April 3, 2004, to much critical acclaim. Thunderhead boasts 22 turns and 32 crossovers, and utilizes GCI's Millennium Flyer trains, used on all GCI coasters since 1999. Thunderhead is also the first roller coaster to feature a station flyby.

Suggested Resources

  1. thunderhead

    Song lyrics by thunderhead -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by thunderhead on the Lyrics.com website.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce thunderhead?

How to say thunderhead in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thunderhead in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thunderhead in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Images & Illustrations of thunderhead

  1. thunderheadthunderheadthunderheadthunderheadthunderhead

Popularity rank by frequency of use



Find a translation for the thunderhead definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:

Discuss these thunderhead definitions with the community:



    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


    "thunderhead." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 22 Oct. 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/thunderhead>.

    Are we missing a good definition for thunderhead? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a words master?

    occurring from time to time
    • A. profound
    • B. occasional
    • C. nasty
    • D. witless

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for thunderhead: