noun. ['ˈlaɪtnɪŋ'] abrupt electric discharge from cloud to cloud or from cloud to earth accompanied by the emission of light.
- chain lightning
- bolt of lightning
- forked lightning
Rhymes with Forked Lightning
noun. ['ˈlaɪtnɪŋ'] 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.
- sheet lighting
- stand still
adjective. ['ˈfɔrkt'] resembling a fork; divided or separated into two branches.
adjective. ['ˈfɔrkt'] having two meanings with intent to deceive.