Hurricane synonyms

hûr'ĭ-kān'

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(Meteorol.) A system of rotating winds over a vast area, spinning inward to a low pressure center (counterclockwise in the N Hemisphere) and generally causing stormy weather: commonly called a low, since it coexists with low barometric pressure
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A violent cyclonic storm occurring in the western Pacific Ocean.
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The wind instruments of an orchestra, or the players of these instruments
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A cyclone, within the tropics, in which the wind speed on the surface is between about 30 and 75 miles per hour.
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Anything resembling a whirlwind, as in violent or destructive force
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An outburst, especially of laughter.
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The act of striking or hitting.
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Any heavy fall of snow, rain, or hail
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The definition of a tempest is a violent and windy storm, or an outburst or uproar.
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Any wind that reverses its direction seasonally or blows constantly between land and adjacent water
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A storm with high winds or violent gusts but little or no rain. Winds with speeds up to 241 km (149 mi) per hour have been recorded during windstorms.
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A violently whirling column of air, with wind speeds of about 100 to 300 miles per hour, extending downward from a cumulonimbus cloud, esp. in Australia and the central U.S.: usually appearing as a rapidly rotating, slender, funnel-shaped cloud and typically causing great destruction along its narrow path
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Find another word for hurricane. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for hurricane, like: cyclone, typhoon, wind, tropical-storm, whirlwind, gale, line storm, blow, storm, Hurrican and tsunami.