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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Torrent(0.01050 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Torrent.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a heavy rain [syn: downpour, cloudburst, deluge, waterspout,
2: a violently fast stream of water (or other liquid); “the
houses were swept away in the torrent” [syn: violent stream
3: an overwhelming number or amount; “a flood of requests”; “a
torrent of abuse” [syn: flood, inundation, deluge]
English → English (gcide)
Torrent \Tor"rent\, n. [F., fr. L. torrens, -entis, fr. torrens
burning, roaring, boiling, p. pr. of torrere to dry by heat,
to burn. See Torrid.]
1. A violent stream, as of water, lava, or the like; a stream
suddenly raised and running rapidly, as down a precipice.
The roaring torrent is deep and wide. --Longfellow.
2. Fig.: A violent or rapid flow; a strong current; a flood;
as, a torrent of vices; a torrent of eloquence.
At length, Erasmus, that great injured name, . . .
Stemmed the wild torrent of a barbarous age. --Pope.
Torrent \Tor"rent\, a. [See Torrent, n.]
Rolling or rushing in a rapid stream. “Waves of torrent