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Synonyms for tempest-tossed

pounded or hit repeatedly by storms or adversities

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Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me,/I lift my lamp beside the golden door
So do characters, often tempest-tossed by high-octane events and feelings.
She's smart as hell, totally reliable, calm in a storm, fiercely supportive of tempest-tossed reporters," Weiner says.
He took his tempest-tossed 81 on Saturday like a man and even though he has now failed to win seven of the eight Opens that he has played in, even though the Open is obviously his toughest tournament, he will be back.
Edgar and Alice mark their twenty-fifth wedding anniversary marooned on a tempest-tossed island off the gloomy coast of Sweden, where they have lived the past quarter-century in connubial hell.
This characterization, in turn, was aided by the fact that Elizabeth had identified herself with the heroine of a contemporary sensation novel (Catherine Gaunt of Griffith Gaunt) in her confessional letter to her husband, as well as evidentiary allusions to fictional characters and situations at the trial itself (Beecher's Norwood and Tilton's Tempest-Tossed, among many others).
Virgin Islands, he might have had his tempest-tossed protagonists wash ashore here.
And like a dead Leaf, buffeted, Tempest-tossed, I ride the air-- Now here, now there-- Aimless, lost .
His personal search helps explain why the Old Catholic church survives as friendly port in a storm for a variety of tempest-tossed souls.
Strauss garnered a remarkable popularity among the best and brightest students passing through the University of Chicago, his refuge after fleeing tempest-tossed Europe.
The set represents the deck of a tempest-tossed ship, perhaps, or, Moyer suggested, "a Shaker attic.
Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me: I lift my lamp beside the golden door.
The real Edgar Allan Poe emerges from this biography as a very different and altogether more virile and tempest-tossed individual from the Poe of legend -- tale-teller of gothic horror stories, macabre, and mournful.
send these, the homeless, the tempest-tossed to me .