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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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