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Definitionan 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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