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Meaning of STORMY

Pronunciation:  'stormee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  (especially of weather) affected or characterized by storms or commotion; "a stormy day"; "wide and stormy seas"
  2. [adj]  characterized by violent emotions or behavior; "a stormy argument"; "a stormy marriage"

STORMY is a 6 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: angry, billowing(a), billowy, blowy, blustering(a), blusterous, blustery, boisterous, breezy, choppy, dirty, fierce, furious, gusty, raging, rough, squally, surging, tempestuous, thundery, wild, windy
 Antonyms: calm
 See Also: inclement, unpeaceful



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Storm"y\, a. [Compar. {Stormier}; superl. {Stormiest}.]
1. Characterized by, or proceeding from, a storm; subject to
   storms; agitated with furious winds; biosterous;
   tempestous; as, a stormy season; a stormy day or week.
   ``Beyond the stormy Hebrides.'' --Milton.

2. Proceeding from violent agitation or fury; as, a stormy
   sound; stormy shocks.

3. Violent; passionate; rough; as, stormy passions.

         Stormy chiefs of a desert but extensive domain.
                                               --Sir W.