Definition of fulminate:
- A fulminating powder.
- A salt of fulminic acid. See under Fulminic.
- To cause to explode.
- To issue or send forth decrees or censures with the assumption of supreme authority; to thunder forth menaces.
- To thunder; hence, to make a loud, sudden noise; to detonate; to explode with a violent report.
- To utter or send out with denunciations or censures; - said especially of menaces or censures uttered by ecclesiastical authority.
vilify, touch off, inveigh, revile, explosion, explode, threaten, rail, denounce, detonate, blast, train, bluster, vituperate, rail in, upbraid, menace, condemn, curse, burst, censure, blow up, fire, rail off, discharge, go off.
chemical (part of speech: noun)
- carbon dioxide,
- "Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights", Kelly Miller.
- "Old Plymouth Trails", Winthrop Packard.
The difference of religion was overlooked by Don Rebiera and the relations- by all but the confessor, Father Thomaso, who now began to agitate and fulminate into the ears of the Donna Rebiera all the pains and penalties attending heretical connection, such as excommunication and utter damnation.- "Mr. Midshipman Easy", Captain Frederick Marryat.