Synonyms of waterspout


1. waterspout, tornado, twister

usage: a tornado passing over water and picking up a column of water and mist

2. downpour, cloudburst, deluge, waterspout, torrent, pelter, soaker, rain, rainfall

usage: a heavy rain

3. waterspout, conduit

usage: a channel through which water is discharged (especially one used for drainage from the gutters of a roof)

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Definition and meaning of waterspout (Dictionary)