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squall

noun [C] (STRONG WIND)
強風
 
 
/skwɔːl/ US  /skwɑːl/
a sudden strong wind or short storm
颮(指突起的狂風或短時的風暴)
Violent squalls signalled the approach of the hurricane.
狂颮意味著颶風即將到來。
Wind and windsStormy weatherStormy weatherWind and winds
squally
 
 
/ˈskwɔː.li/ US  /ˈskwɑː-/ adjective
Wind and windsStormy weatherStormy weatherWind and winds
Translations of “squall”
in Spanish borrasca…
in French bourrasque…
in German die Böe…
in Russian шквал…
in Turkish anî ve kuvvetli fırtına…
in Chinese (Simplified) 强风, 飑(指突起的狂风或短时的风暴)…
in Polish szkwał…
(Definition of squall noun (STRONG WIND) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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