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Definition of Tempest


  1. An extensive current of wind, rushing with great velocity and violence, and commonly attended with rain, hail, or snow; a furious storm.
  2. Fig.: Any violent tumult or commotion; as, a political tempest; a tempest of war, or of the passions.
  3. A fashionable assembly; a drum. See the Note under Drum, n., 4.
  4. To disturb as by a tempest.
  5. To storm.
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Tempest Translations

tempest in Danish is storm
tempest in Dutch is storm
tempest in German is Sturm
tempest in Italian is tempesta
tempest in Latin is procella
tempest in Norwegian is storm
tempest in Portuguese is tempestade
tempest in Spanish is tormenta
tempest in Swedish is storm