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English definition of “tempestuous”

tempestuous

adjective uk   /temˈpes.tju.əs/ us  

tempestuous adjective (EMOTIONS)

If something such as a relationship or time is tempestuous, it is full of strong emotions: They got divorced in 2010 after a tempestuous marriage.Strong feelings

tempestuous adjective (STORM)

literary of or relating to a tempestStormy weatherWind and winds
tempestuously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Strong feelings
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