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Definitiona violent commotion or disturbance — especially a violent storm or emotional outburst
- Mr. Heathcliff and his man climbed the cellar steps with vexatious phlegm: I don't think they moved one second faster than usual, though the hearth was an absolute tempest of worrying and yelping.Chapter 1 (81% in)
- She was struck during a tempest of passion with a kind of fit.Chapter 12 (76% in)
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