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tempestnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈtem.pɪst/ literary
a ​violentstorm
(Definition of tempest from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tempestnoun [C]

 us   /ˈtem·pəst/
a ​violentstorm
(Definition of tempest from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tempest”
in Spanish tempestad, tormenta…
in Vietnamese cơn bão lớn…
in Malaysian ribut kencang…
in Thai พายุ (หิมะ, ลูกเห็บฯลฯ)…
in French tempête…
in German der Sturm…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大风暴, 暴风雨, 暴风雪…
in Indonesian badai…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大風暴, 暴風雨, 暴風雪…
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