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tempestuous

adjective uk   us   /temˈpes.tju.əs/

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.

tempestuous adjective (STORM)

literary of or relating to a tempest
tempestuously
adverb uk   us   /-li/
Translations of “tempestuous”
in Chinese (Traditional) 感情的, 劇烈的, 騷動的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 感情的, 剧烈的, 骚动的…
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