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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An outburst of controversy; A storm in which violent winds are drawn into the column of hot air rising over a severely bombed area.

Usage examples (34)
  • The incident triggered a political firestorm
  • The impact of this firestorm is not limited to her personally.
  • McLellan's book and its subsequent firestorm is a bouncer's swift Size 13 in the back.
  • How come this couldn't have happened during the robocall firestorm??? for more
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