lightning englannista suomeksi
A discharge of this kind.
Anything that moves very fast.
1918, (w), Land That Time Forgot (novel)|The Land That Time Forgot, chapter V:
- Nobs, though, was lightning by comparison with the slow thinking beast and dodged his opponent's thrust with ease. Then he raced to the rear of the tremendous thing and seized it by the tail.
To produce lightning.
1988, Carlo Collodi, Roberto Innocenti, ''The adventures of Pinocchio''
- I don't know, Father, but believe me, it has been a horrible night — one that I'll never forget. It thundered and lightninged, and I was very hungry.