(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
Hurricane is defined as something that is as strong as a devastating storm.
Attributive form of tropical storm, noun.
Once a tropical storm has reached sustained winds of 73 miles per hour or 64 knots per hour, the storm is classified a typhoon.
Find another word for tropical-cyclone. In this page you can discover 6 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for tropical-cyclone, like: cyclone, hurricane, tempest, tropical-storm, typhoon and violent rain storm.