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1. lightning

noun. ['ˈlaɪtnɪŋ'] abrupt electric discharge from cloud to cloud or from cloud to earth accompanied by the emission of light.

Synonyms

  • chain lightning
  • bolt of lightning
  • thunderbolt
  • forked lightning
  • bolt

Antonyms

  • tasteful
  • dullness
  • disappear
  • hide

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2. 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.

Synonyms

  • sheet lighting
  • flash

Antonyms

  • unbolt
  • unlock
  • stand still

3. arrester

noun. a restraint that slows airplanes as they land on the flight deck of an aircraft carrier.

Synonyms

  • constraint
  • restraint
  • aircraft carrier
  • carrier
  • flattop
  • attack aircraft carrier

Antonyms

  • indiscipline
  • intemperance

Example sentences of the word lightning-arrester


1. Noun Phrase
Hire an electrician to connect the copper wire to the electrical panel with a lightning arrester.

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