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Tempest

noun

1) An extensive current of wind, rushing with great velocity and violence, and commonly attended with rain, hail, or snow; a furious storm.

2) Fig.: Any violent tumult or commotion; as, a political tempest; a tempest of war, or of the passions.

3) A fashionable assembly; a drum. See the Note under Drum, n., 4.

v. i.

1) To storm.

v. t.

1) To disturb as by a tempest.

Example Sentences for

Tempest

1) At length I gathered resolution to address him in a pause of the Tempest of his passion. ‘Your repentance,sI said, is now superfluous.
2) Designated Uranus XXIV it was named after the son of the King of Naples in William Shakespeares play The Tempest
3) In the cleansing rite after his return , he begot Amaterasu -LRB- the sun goddess -RRB- from his left eye , Tsukuyomi -LRB- the moon god -RRB- from his right eye and Susanoo -LRB- Tempest or storm god -RRB- from his nose
4) Confirmed as Uranus XVIII it was named after the sorcerer Prospero in William Shakespeares play The Tempest
5) At length I gathered resolution to address him in a pause of the Tempest of his passion. ‘Your repentance,sI said, is now superfluous.
6) In the cleansing rite after his return , he created Amaterasu -LRB- the sun goddess -RRB- from his left eye , Tsukuyomi -LRB- the moon god -RRB- from his right eye , and Susanoo -LRB- Tempest or storm god -RRB- from his nose
7) She busied herself with following the aerial creations of the poets; and in the majestic and wondrous scenes which surrounded our Swiss home—the sublime shapes of the mountains, the changes of the seasons, Tempest and calm, the silence of winter, and the life and turbulence of our Alpine summers—she found ample scope for admiration and delight.
8) Paul Williams -LRB- British singer -RRB- , vocalist and keyboardist for 1970s bands Tempest and IOU
9) Paul Williams -LRB- British singer -RRB- , vocalist and keyboardist for 1970s bands Tempest and IOU
10) She busied herself with following the aerial creations of the poets; and in the majestic and wondrous scenes which surrounded our Swiss home—the sublime shapes of the mountains, the changes of the seasons, Tempest and calm, the silence of winter, and the life and turbulence of our Alpine summers—she found ample scope for admiration and delight.