Translation of storm in Spanish:
- 1 (Meteorol) a storm at sealet's try to get home before the storm breaksuna tempestadun temporala storm in a teacup (British English) to take something by stormintentemos llegar a casa antes de que se desate or se desencadene la tormentashe took New York's audiences by stormtomar algo por asaltoasaltar algoto weather o ride (out) the stormcautivó al público neoyorquinotuvo un éxito clamoroso en Nueva YorkExample sentences
- These kinds of storms can produce rain, hail snow, thunder and lightning.
- Hampshire was battered by high-speed winds and heavy rain yesterday as violent storms hit the county.
- The storms also brought strong winds and frequent lightning, we are told.
- 2 (of abuse) a new storm brokehis fifth novel was launched in a storm of publicityestalló un nuevo escándalose volvió a armar un revuelosu quinta novela fue lanzada con mucha alharaca or con gran despliegue publicitarioExample sentences
- This was my first exposure to the raging storm of the creation-day controversy.
- However, a new poll suggests that the 39-year-old's public appeal has not been affected by the storm over drugs.
- Closer to home, the Irish Times, once the stately ship of Irish journalism, continues to be battered by storms and controversy.
- When Dylan himself decided to make the transition from folk hero to electric messiah, he found himself at the centre of a storm of protest.
- After a storm of protest, the conservation group agreed to talk to animal welfare groups to see if there was a way to save both hedgehogs and birds.
- The proposals for extra drinking time were met with a storm of protest from neighbours who said it would fuel late-night noise.
- 1 1.1 (move violently) (+ adverb complement) troops stormed into the countryshe stormed into the officelas tropas marcharon sobre el paísfurious, he stormed out of the meetingirrumpió en la oficinaentró en la oficina como un vendavalthe crowd stormed through the gatesabandonó la reunión furioso1.2 (blow violently)la multitud se precipitó por la verja(wind)soplar con fuerzaExample sentences
- It was practically dark as we prepared to put the sign onto the posts when a strong wind stormed through bringing an icy rain and hail with it.
- He often provided a roof over my head when it stormed or the snow was deep outside.
- That night it stormed again and in the morning they set out through the driving rain, though the thunder and lightning had stopped.
- They promptly blamed each other for driving him away, and stormed off in opposite directions in the vain hope of finding their way back to the palace.
- At last, Cora and Arlan broke away and stormed off in opposite directions.
- He then turned on his heel and stormed off in the direction of the cucumber sandwiches.
- 1 (attack, capture)(city/fortress)tomar por asalto(house)irrumpir enExample sentences
- The siege finally ended the following day when troops stormed the building.
- When troops stormed the building, 129 hostages and 41 guerrillas were killed.
- With the help of military deserters, they stormed the prison and forced its surrender, massacring the commander who had fired on them early in the attack.
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