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Definitionan overwhelming amount — especially of quickly moving water
- Torrents of sparks shot to the sky and descended slowly, lazily, through blood-colored clouds of smoke.3.23 (9% in)
- He started to speak, a stricken look on his face, but she stemmed his words with a torrent of her own.4.31 (78% in)
- But his voice went on in a wild torrent of outpouring and he held to her dress as though it were his hope of life.5.56 (84% in)
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