tempestuousness

  • 1 tempestuousness — tempestuous ► ADJECTIVE 1) very stormy. 2) characterized by strong and turbulent emotion. DERIVATIVES tempestuously adverb tempestuousness noun …

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  • 2 Tempestuousness — Tempestuous Tem*pes tu*ous, a. [L. tempestuous: cf. OF. tempestueux, F. temp[^e]tueux.] Of or pertaining to a tempest; involving or resembling a tempest; turbulent; violent; stormy; as, tempestuous weather; a tempestuous night; a tempestuous… …

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  • 3 tempestuousness — noun see tempestuous …

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  • 4 tempestuousness — See tempestuously. * * * …

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  • 5 tempestuousness — noun The characteristic of being tempestuous …

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  • 6 tempestuousness — tem·pes·tu·ous·ness || tem pestʃʊəsnɪs n. storminess, quality of a storm …

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  • 7 tempestuousness — tem·pes·tu·ous·ness …

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  • 8 tempestuousness — noun 1. a state of wild storminess • Derivationally related forms: ↑tempestuous • Hypernyms: ↑storminess 2. a state of agitation or turbulent change or development the political ferment produced new leadership social unrest …

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  • 10 Storminess — Storm i*ness, n. The state of being stormy; tempestuousness; biosteruousness; impetuousness. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 11 tempestuous — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Late Latin tempestuosus, from Old Latin tempestus season, weather, storm, from tempus Date: 15th century of, relating to, or resembling a tempest ; turbulent, stormy < tempestuous weather > < a… …

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  • 14 Elisabeth de Rothschild — (March 9, 1902 March 23, 1945) was a member by marriage of the wine making branch of the Rothschild family.Born in Paris as Elisabeth Pelletier de Chambure and known as Lili, she was a daughter of Auguste Pelletier de Chambure, mayor of… …

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  • 15 Philippe de Rothschild — Baron Philippe de Rothschild (13 April, 1902–20 January, 1988) was a member of the Rothschild banking dynasty who became a Grand Prix race car driver, a scriptwriter, a theatrical producer, a film producer, a poet, and one of the most successful… …

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  • 16 Forfarshire (ship) — This article is about the Forfarshire, a steamship which sank off the Farne Islands in 1838. Several other ships have also been named Forfarshire.The Forfarshire was a paddlesteamer with brigantine rigging, built in Dundee in 1834, and which… …

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  • 17 tempestuous — tempestuously, adv. tempestuousness, n. /tem pes chooh euhs/, adj. 1. characterized by or subject to tempests: the tempestuous ocean. 2. of the nature of or resembling a tempest: a tempestuous wind. 3. tumultuous; turbulent: a tempestuous period… …

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  • 18 turbulence — noun a) The state or fact of being turbulent or agitated; tempestuousness, disturbance. b) Disturbance in a gas or fluid, characterized by evidence of internal motion or unrest. See Also: turbulent …

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  • 19 agitation — Synonyms and related words: ado, aggravation, all overs, angst, animation, anxiety, anxiety hysteria, anxiety neurosis, anxious bench, anxious concern, anxious seat, anxiousness, apprehension, apprehensiveness, arousal, arousing, attack of nerves …

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  • 20 bluster — Synonyms and related words: agitation, bawl, be livid, be pissed, bellow, blast, blow, blow a hurricane, blow great guns, blow over, blow up, bludgeon, bluff, bluster and bluff, bluster out of, boast, boastfulness, boasting, bobbery, boil,… …

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