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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A state of agitation or turbulent change or development; A state of wild storminess.

Usage examples (29)
  • Adjective : the tempestuous ocean. ,a tempestuous wind. ,a tempestuous period in history
  • I think it was a remarkable situation that actually ended up pretty darn good given the tempestuousness of the times.
  • The bystanders were moved according to their temperaments and religious views, but all were touched by the tempestuousness of
  • This tranquility seemed at odds with what we had heard of the chef/owner Paul Liebrandt, who has developed a reputation for tempestuousness. for more
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