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used in Gulliver's Travels

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a violent commotion or disturbance — especially a violent storm or emotional outburst
  • I pulled off my shoes and stockings, and, wailing two or three hundred yards, I found the object to approach nearer by force of the tide; and then plainly saw it to be a real boat, which I supposed might by some tempest have been driven from a ship.
    Part 1 — A Voyage to Lilliput (91% in)
  • It was nothing but a rock, with one creek naturally arched by the force of tempests.
    Part 4 — A Voyage to the Country of the Houyhnms (83% in)

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