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storm cloud

noun uk   us  
[C usually singular] a large, dark cloud that brings rain or comes before a stormstorm clouds [plural] literary trouble, especially trouble that is going to happen soon: Economic storm clouds are gathering over India. The storm clouds of war seem to be looming over the east.
Translations of “storm cloud”
in Chinese (Traditional) 暴風雲,暴雨雲…
in Chinese (Simplified) 暴风云,暴雨云…
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