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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
v. fulmi·nated, fulmi·nating, fulmi·nates
1. To issue a thunderous verbal attack or denunciation: fulminated against political chicanery.
2. To explode or detonate.
1. To issue (a denunciation, for example) thunderously.
2. To cause to explode.
An explosive salt of fulminic acid, especially fulminate of mercury.
ful′mi·na·to′ry (-nə-tôr′ē) adj.
to occur suddenly with great intensity.