tempest: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (tem'pist), [key]
— n.
  1. a violent windstorm, esp. one with rain, hail, or snow.
  2. a violent commotion, disturbance, or tumult.
  3. See(def. 3).
  1. to affect by or as by a tempest; disturb violently.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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