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    What is the opposite of the word Thunder

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    Thunder doesn't have a true opposite / antonym (e.g., up, down) but it has a near opposite /antonym, silence.


    Thunder is a hyponym. It belongs to the semantic class noise, and that word's antonym is silence.

    Does that help?

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