thunder-v; 3 Senses

Sense Number 1: Produce a loud noise, possibly as the result of movement.

The elephant thunders through the forest.
The bus thundered down the road.
The river thunders below.
The engine thundered as I accelerated up the ramp.

VerbNet: sound_emission-43.2,animal_sounds-38
FrameNet: Motion_noise,Make_noise
PropBank: thunder.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 4

Sense Number 2: A human utters words loudly and forcefully.

Commentary: Includes: THUNDER DOWN

Congress thundered down that idea in sessions.
He thundered at his daughter when she came home late.
She thunders her arguments.

VerbNet: manner_speaking-37.3
FrameNet: Communication_noise
PropBank: thunder.01,thunder.02
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2

Sense Number 3: Be the case that thunder is being heard.

Whenever it thunders, my dog gets scared.
It usually thunders before the downpour.

VerbNet: weather-57
FrameNet: Make_noise
PropBank: thunder.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3