Noun(1) a heavy rain(2) a violently fast stream of water (or other liquid(3) an overwhelming number or amount
(1) after the rains, the stream becomes a raging torrent(2) He turned his attention in our direction; a torrent of abuse was unleashed.(3) They humiliated Brian, subjecting him to a torrent of physical and emotional abuse.(4) If anyone complains, they are met with a torrent of abuse or even physical threats.(5) Malcolm heard a torrent of foreign words as the girl tried to calm the child, then a bustle as she laid him down.(6) She barely lets me finish and unleashes a torrent of abuse in my direction.(7) she was subjected to a torrent of abuse(8) The Owenduff river flows off Corslieve and was a raging torrent by comparison with the gentle stream of the summer.(9) She responded from the public gallery with a torrent of abuse at court staff, while Ashley hit a policewoman in the dock.(10) More than two decades before, a torrent of information had overwhelmed detectives hunting the Yorkshire Ripper.(11) It was dark and gloomy and he could not see very well past the torrent of cascading water.(12) Artemis kept the torrent of water streaming towards the animal but it did no good in slowing it down.(13) He became angry when she asked him to get off so she could pull away and launched a torrent of abuse.(14) Well, the answer could be that most Scots are frightened in case they get a torrent of verbal abuse - or a black eye.(15) He let out a yell as he set forth his magic, sending a torrent of water streaming towards the beasts in front of him.(16) Sometimes a torrent of words flood out, full of references to rap, hip hop and skateboarding.
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Different Formstorrent, torrents
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