Meaning of STORM in English


vi to raise a tempest.

2. storm ·noun a heavy shower or fall, any adverse outburst of tumultuous force; violence.

3. storm ·vi to rage; to be in a violent passion; to fume.

4. storm ·noun a violent agitation of human society; a civil, political, or domestic commotion; sedition, insurrection, or war; violent outbreak; clamor; tumult.

5. storm ·vi to blow with violence; also, to rain, hail, snow, or the like, usually in a violent manner, or with high wind;

— used impersonally; as, it storms.

6. storm ·vt to assault; to attack, and attempt to take, by scaling walls, forcing gates, breaches, or the like; as, to storm a fortified town.

7. storm ·noun a violent assault on a fortified place; a furious attempt of troops to enter and take a fortified place by scaling the walls, forcing the gates, or the like.

8. storm ·noun a violent disturbance of the atmosphere, attended by wind, rain, snow, hail, or thunder and lightning; hence, often, a heavy fall of rain, snow, or hail, whether accompanied with wind or not.

Webster English vocab.      Английский словарь Webster.