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Synonyms for storm

Synonyms for storm

a concentrated outpouring, as of missiles, words, or blows

Synonyms for storm

a violent commotion or disturbance

a direct and violent assault on a stronghold

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behave violently, as if in state of a great anger

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take by force

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blow hard

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attack by storm

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Of course we'll have to stay in the cabin," she said to Uncle Henry and the other passengers, "and keep as quiet as possible until the storm is over.
It partook of the magnitude and volume of distant thunder, and it came to us directly from leeward, rising above the crash of the surf and travelling directly in the teeth of the storm.
He wanted to know exactly how long the storm was going to last; whereupon he was referred to the barometer, which seemed to have no intention of rising.
Out of silent mountains and storms of affliction, rusheth my soul into the valleys.
By this time it blew a terrible storm indeed; and now I began to see terror and amazement in the faces even of the seamen themselves.
But that night the strangeness of things about me, and my physical wretchedness, prevented me, for I was bruised, weary, wet to the skin, deafened and blinded by the storm.
She did not like to be left alone at such a height, in such a place, in the darkness, with a storm about to break.
Already the sudden storm is passing,and its fierceness is abating.
Storm or no storm, the second knock came--and then, and not till then, the sage appeared, with the dish of untasted "collops" in his hand.
The expiring effort of the previous night's storm had been a light fall of snow; there were no footprints; the white surface was unbroken.
There had not been such a storm in the ten years my grandfather had lived in Nebraska.
The waiters had to press dishes upon the diners' notice; and the diners had to draw the attention of waiters, for they were all absorbed in looking at the storm.
Traveling with the storm she was safe, but where was it bearing her?
When this most tremendous and effective storm that had ever been produced in any theater was at last over, the King's approbation was measureless.
Between the marble cenotaphs on either hand of the pulpit, the wall which formed its back was adorned with a large painting representing a gallant ship beating against a terrible storm off a lee coast of black rocks and snowy breakers.