Synonyms for tempest

Synonyms for (noun) tempest

Synonyms: tempest

Definition: (literary) a violent wind

Usage: a tempest swept over the island

Similar words: windstorm

Definition: a storm consisting of violent winds

Synonyms: storm, tempest

Definition: a violent commotion or disturbance

Usage: the storms that had characterized their relationship had died away; it was only a tempest in a teapot

Similar words: disruption, disturbance, to-do, commotion, flutter, hoo-ha, hoo-hah, hurly burly, kerfuffle

Definition: a disorderly outburst or tumult

Usage: they were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused

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