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torrent
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
an overwhelming amount — especially of quickly moving water
  • Hindley lavished on her a torrent of scornful abuse, and bade her get to her room immediately, or she shouldn't cry for nothing!
    Chapter 9 (87% in)
  • He shrugged his shoulders: shook himself, indeed, as if his flesh crept with aversion; and thrust back his chair; while I got up, and opened my mouth, to commence a downright torrent of abuse.
    Chapter 27 (88% in)

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