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Etymology

Old English

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
storm

Plural
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  1. Any disturbed state of the atmosphere, especially as affecting the earth's surface, and strongly implying destructive or unpleasant weather.
  2. (meteorology) a wind scale for very strong wind, stronger than a gale, less than a hurricane (10 or higher on the Beaufort scale).
  3. (military) A violent assault on a stronghold or fortified position.

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Verb

Infinitive
to storm

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to storm (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To move quickly and noisily like a storm, usually in a state of uproar or anger.
    She stormed out of the room.
  2. To assault (a stronghold or fortification) with military forces.
    Troops stormed the complex.

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /stɔrm/

Noun

storm

  1. storm; a wind scale for very strong wind, stronger than a gale, less than a hurricane.

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Norwegian

Noun

storm m. (definite singular stormen; indefinite plural stormer; definite plural stormene)

  1. storm

Old English

Etymology

Common Germanic *sturmaz, whence also Old High German sturm, Old Norse stormr

Noun

storm m

  1. storm

Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

storm

  1. storm; heavy winds or weather associated with storm winds.

Inflection

Inflection for storm Singular Plural
Common Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative storm stormen stormar stormarna
Genitive storms stormens stormars stormarnas

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