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Spanish translation of “storm”

storm

noun /stoːm/
a violent disturbance in the air causing wind , rain , thunder etc
tormenta
a rainstorm a thunderstorm a storm at sea The roof was damaged by the storm.
a violent outbreak of feeling etc
torrente
A storm of anger greeted his speech a storm of applause .
stormy adjective (comparative stormier, superlative stormiest) having a lot of strong wind , heavy rain etc
tormentoso
a stormy day stormy weather a stormy voyage .
full of anger or uncontrolled feeling
acalorado
in a stormy mood a stormy discussion .
stormily adverb
tormentosamente
storminess noun
tempestuosidad
the storminess of their relationship .
stormbound adjective prevented by storms from continuing with a voyage , receiving regular supplies etc
inmovilizado por el mal tiempo
stormbound ships .
stormtrooper noun a soldier specially trained for violent and dangerous attacks .
soldado de las tropas de asalto
a storm in a teacup noun a fuss made over an unimportant matter
una tempestad en un vaso de agua
Despite all the shouting , the argument turned out to be a storm in a teacup .
take by storm to capture by means of a sudden violent attack
tomar por asalto , cautivar
The invaders took the city by storm.
(Definition of storm from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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