fulminate

(redirected from fulminated)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to fulminated: narcissist

fulminate

 [ful´mĭ-nāt]
to occur suddenly with great intensity. adj., adj ful´minant.

fulminate

/ful·mi·nate/ (ful´mĭ-nāt) to occur suddenly with great intensity.ful´minant

fulminate

(fo͝ol′mə-nāt′, fŭl′-)
v. fulmi·nated, fulmi·nating, fulmi·nates
v.intr.
1. To issue a thunderous verbal attack or denunciation: fulminated against political chicanery.
2. To explode or detonate.
v.tr.
1. To issue (a denunciation, for example) thunderously.
2. To cause to explode.
n.
An explosive salt of fulminic acid, especially fulminate of mercury.

ful′mi·na′tion n.
ful′mi·na′tor n.
ful′mi·na·to′ry (-nə-tôr′ē) adj.

fulminate

to occur suddenly with great intensity.
References in periodicals archive ?
Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani sat quietly on stage recently while a furious student who was supposed to be asking him question fulminated about President Ahmadi-nejad.
As our man in Carlisle fulminated, the Bishop of Liverpool, James Jones, wasn't far behind him.
Moral theologians fulminated against "the three great pollutants of Sunday--money, carnal pleasure, and spilt blood.
As the City Council fumed and fulminated last week over the legal advice it's been getting from City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo, the question arose: Where's Rocky?
That would be your listeners and readers, (he's talking about)," fulminated Souder.
The Globe and Mail's Jeffrey Simpson on July 2, 2005, pointed out Martin's hypocrisy in accusing gay "marriage" opponents of "cherry picking" human rights, while he himself fulminated against a Supreme Court Charter-of Rights-based ruling upholding a right to private medical care.
No doubt if a local Christian minister had written in such a way about Hinduism or Islam, the Echo would have fulminated with self-righteous indignation against such intolerance and irreverence.
She was one of the "Monstrous Regiment of Women" against whom John Knox fulminated in the sixteenth century.
Joe Harp, a retired CIA operative, was close enough to read the lettering on the bombs, which indicated that the bombs contained fulminated mercury, a high-grade explosive.
On Fox News, Bill O'Reilly fulminated against the "agenda" of "secularists" who oppose the monument: "They want total personal freedom.
A Conservative MP fulminated in Parliament over this hopeless view of home being commissioned by the Ministry of Information, an attack that only proved Massingham's view of the mingy condition of his country.