Synonyms and Antonyms for chain-lightning

1. chain lightning (n.)

a form of lightning that moves rapidly in a zigzag path with one end divided (fork-like)


2. lightning (n.)

abrupt electric discharge from cloud to cloud or from cloud to earth accompanied by the emission of light

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3. lightning (n.)

the flash of light that accompanies an electric discharge in the atmosphere (or something resembling such a flash); can scintillate for a second or more

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4. chain (n.)

a series of things depending on each other as if linked together

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5. chain (n.)

(chemistry) a series of linked atoms (generally in an organic molecule)

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6. chain (n.)

a series of (usually metal) rings or links fitted into one another to make a flexible ligament

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7. chain (n.)

anything that acts as a restraint

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8. chain (n.)

(business) a number of similar establishments (stores or restaurants or banks or hotels or theaters) under one ownership

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9. chain (n.)

a necklace made by a stringing objects together;

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