storm

storm
I
n.
atmospheric disturbance

1) to ride out, weather a storm (the ship finally rode out the storm)

2) a blinding; heavy, severe, violent storm

3) a dust; electrical storm; firestorm; hailstorm; ice storm; rainstorm; sandstorm; snowstorm; thunderstorm; tropical storm

4) a storm hits, strikes; rages

5) a storm blows itself out, blows over, subsides

6) a storm was gathering (also fig.)

disturbance, commotion

7) to raise, stir up a storm

8) a storm was brewing, gathering

assault, attack

(mil. and fig.)

9) to take by storm (the new play took Broadway by storm)

misc.

10) to talk up a storm (colloq.) ('to talk a great deal')

II

v. (d; intr.) ('to rush angrily') to storm into; out of (to storm out of a room)

* * *
[stɔːm]
blows over
electrical storm
firestorm
hailstorm
heavy
ice storm
rages
rainstorm
sandstorm
severe
stir up a storm
strikes
subsides
thunderstorm
tropical storm
violent storm
weather a storm (the ship finally rode out the storm)
out of (to storm out of a room)
(d; intr.) ('to rush angrily') to storm into
['atmospheric disturbance'] to ride out
['disturbance, commotion'] to raise
a blinding
a dust
a storm blows itself out
a storm hits
a storm was brewing
['misc. '] to talk up a storm ('to talk a great deal'; colloq.)
a storm was gathering (also fig.)
['assault, attack'] (mil. and fig.) to take by storm (the new play took Broadway by storm)

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

Синонимы:
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См. также в других словарях:

  • Storm — Storm, n. [AS. storm; akin to D. storm, G. sturm, Icel. stormr; and perhaps to Gr. ? assault, onset, Skr. s? to flow, to hasten, or perhaps to L. sternere to strew, prostrate (cf. {Stratum}). [root]166.] 1. A violent disturbance of the atmosphere …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Storm — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Andreas Storm (* 1964), deutscher Politiker (CDU) Edvard Storm (1749–1794), norwegischer Lyriker Emy Storm (* 1925), schwedische Schauspielerin Frederik Storm (* 1989), dänischer Eishockeyspieler Friedrich …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Storm 2 — is a world championship winning robot that competed in Robot Wars. It is a small invertible box on wheels with a wedge on the front. The robot originally had no weapons but the team added a built in lifting arm for series 7. However, it was not… …   Wikipedia

  • storm — (n.) O.E. storm, from P.Gmc. *sturmaz (Cf. O.N. stormr, O.S., M.L.G., M.Du., Du. storm, O.H.G., Ger. sturm). O.Fr. estour onset, tumult, It. stormo are Gmc. loan words. Fig. (non meteorological) sense was in late O.E. The verb in the sense of to… …   Etymology dictionary

  • storm — ► NOUN 1) a violent disturbance of the atmosphere with strong winds and usually rain, thunder, lightning, or snow. 2) an uproar or controversy: the book caused a storm in America. 3) a violent or noisy outburst of a specified feeling or reaction …   English terms dictionary

  • storm — [stôrm] n. [ME < OE, akin to Ger sturm < IE base * (s)twer , to whirl, move or turn quickly > STIR1, L turbare, to agitate] 1. an atmospheric disturbance characterized by a strong wind, usually accompanied by rain, snow, sleet, or hail,… …   English World dictionary

  • storm´i|ly — storm|y «STR mee», adjective, storm|i|er, storm|i|est. 1. having a storm or storms; likely to have storms; troubled by storms: »a stormy sea, a stormy night, stormy weather. SYNONYM(S) …   Useful english dictionary

  • storm|y — «STR mee», adjective, storm|i|er, storm|i|est. 1. having a storm or storms; likely to have storms; troubled by storms: »a stormy sea, a stormy night, stormy weather. SYNONYM(S) …   Useful english dictionary

  • STORM (T.) — STORM THEODOR (1817 1888) Né à Husum, petite ville du Schleswig (alors possession danoise), Theodor Storm y exerce la profession d’avocat jusqu’en 1853, année où, le gouvernement de Copenhague réprimant l’agitation pro allemande dans les duchés,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • Storm — Storm, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Stormed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Storming}.] (Mil.) To assault; to attack, and attempt to take, by scaling walls, forcing gates, breaches, or the like; as, to storm a fortified town. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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