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1. violent

adjective. ['ˈvaɪələnt'] acting with or marked by or resulting from great force or energy or emotional intensity.

Synonyms

  • hot
  • lurid
  • rampageous
  • fierce
  • furious
  • ruffianly
  • tough
  • knockdown-dragout
  • slam-bang
  • hostile
  • convulsive
  • unpeaceful
  • raging
  • savage
  • lashing
  • knock-down-and-drag-out

Antonyms

  • amicable
  • nonviolent
  • unsexy
  • inactive

Etymology

  • violent (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • violentus (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word violent-storm


1. Noun Phrase
Inspect the building and roof following a violent storm to determine if any repairs are needed.

2. Noun Phrase
The center portion of the bridge collapsed taking a train with it during a violent storm.

2. violent

adjective. ['ˈvaɪələnt'] (of colors or sounds) intensely vivid or loud.

Synonyms

  • wild

Antonyms

  • old
  • tasteless

Etymology

  • violent (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • violentus (Latin)

3. violent

adjective. ['ˈvaɪələnt'] effected by force or injury rather than natural causes.

Antonyms

  • legal

Etymology

  • violent (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • violentus (Latin)

4. violent

adjective. ['ˈvaɪələnt'] marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions; inclined to react violently; fervid.

Synonyms

  • fierce
  • intense
  • trigger-happy
  • vehement

Antonyms

  • passionless
  • slow
  • far
  • uncharged

Etymology

  • violent (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • violentus (Latin)

5. violent

adjective. ['ˈvaɪələnt'] characterized by violence or bloodshed.

Synonyms

  • bloody
  • crimson

Antonyms

  • cold
  • cool
  • unemotionality

Etymology

  • violent (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • violentus (Latin)

6. storm

noun. ['ˈstɔrm'] a violent weather condition with winds 64-72 knots (11 on the Beaufort scale) and precipitation and thunder and lightning.

Synonyms

  • electric storm
  • firestorm
  • hailstorm
  • snowstorm
  • storm centre
  • blizzard
  • storm center
  • thunderstorm
  • wind scale
  • windstorm
  • Beaufort scale
  • ice storm
  • silver storm
  • noreaster
  • rainstorm
  • northeaster
  • electrical storm
  • violent storm

Antonyms

  • sit
  • behave
  • discontinue
  • refrain

Etymology

  • storm (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • storm (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stormen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. storm

noun. ['ˈstɔrm'] a violent commotion or disturbance.

Synonyms

  • hoo-ha
  • kerfuffle
  • hoo-hah
  • hurly burly
  • to-do
  • commotion
  • flutter
  • disruption
  • disturbance

Antonyms

  • overact
  • underact
  • fail
  • misbehave

Etymology

  • storm (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • storm (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stormen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. storm

verb. ['ˈstɔrm'] behave violently, as if in state of a great anger.

Synonyms

  • ramp
  • act
  • behave
  • do

Antonyms

  • centripetal force
  • repulsion
  • attraction
  • centrifugal force

Etymology

  • storm (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • storm (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stormen (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. storm

verb. ['ˈstɔrm'] take by force.

Synonyms

  • force
  • perforate

Antonyms

  • recede
  • civilian
  • pull

Etymology

  • storm (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • storm (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stormen (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. storm

verb. ['ˈstɔrm'] attack by storm; attack suddenly.

Synonyms

  • attack
  • surprise

Antonyms

  • fall short of
  • stay in place
  • unmake

Etymology

  • storm (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • storm (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stormen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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