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storm cloudnoun

uk   /ˈstɔːm ˌklaʊd/  us   /ˈstɔːrm ˌklaʊd/
[C usually singular] a ​large, ​darkcloud that ​bringsrain or comes before a ​storm
storm clouds [plural] literary
trouble, ​especiallytrouble that is going to ​happensoon: Economic ​stormclouds are gathering over ​India. The ​stormclouds of ​warseem to be ​looming over the ​east.
(Definition of storm cloud from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “storm cloud”
in Chinese (Simplified) 暴风云,暴雨云…
in Chinese (Traditional) 暴風雲,暴雨雲…
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