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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Pounded or hit repeatedly by storms or adversities.

Usage examples (32)
  • Swift as wave follows wave on tempest-tossed seas;
  • Sarah Palin may turn out to be too tempest-tossed.
  • And the tempest-tossed surge, while resistlessly dashing
  • Instead there were only the tempest-tossed woodlands below. for more
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