There was a deafening roar that echoed throughout the cavern.
Another deafening clap of thunder brought her hands instinctively to her ears.
Faster and faster, vying with one another, they moved at the double or at a trot, vanishing amid the clouds of dust they raised and making the air ring with a deafening roar of mingling shouts.
The interior of the church was packed with bodies writhing to the deafening, throbbing music.
This is done about midsummer, when by the aid of torches and long poles many thousands of the young birds are slaughtered, while their parents in alarm and rage hover over the destroyers' heads, uttering harsh and deafening cries.