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storm cloud

noun

Simple Definition of storm cloud

  • : a dark cloud which shows that a storm is coming

Full Definition of storm cloud

  1. :  a dark cloud which shows that a storm is coming —sometimes used figuratively <Economic storm clouds loom on the horizon.>

Word by Word Definitions

stormplay
  1. :  a disturbance of the atmosphere marked by wind and usually by rain, snow, hail, sleet, or thunder and lightning

    :  a heavy fall of rain, snow, or hail

    :  wind having a speed of 64 to 72 miles (103 to 117 kilometers) per hour

  1. :  to blow with violence

    :  to rain, hail, snow, or sleet vigorously

    :  to attack by storm

cloudplay
  1. :  a visible mass of particles of condensed vapor (as water or ice) suspended in the atmosphere of a planet (as the earth) or moon

    : :  something resembling or suggesting a cloud: as

    :  a light filmy, puffy, or billowy mass seeming to float in the air

  1. :  to grow cloudy

    :  to become troubled, apprehensive, or distressed in appearance

    :  to billow up in the form of a cloud


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