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.