Adjective(1) relating to or resulting from the action of a torrent(2) resembling a torrent in force and abundance(3) pouring in abundance
(1) After two days of sunshine, torrential rain started falling in Australia too, washing out part of his holiday.(2) Heavy storms and torrential rain continued on many days through to October, ending one of the worst droughts on record.(3) Mini-oases of peace occur in harbours, sheltered from the torrential force of spring snowmelt.(4) Two schoolchildren are up for a bravery award after helping their grandmother when she fell in torrential rain.(5) On the paddy fields of the far east of Wales, with torrential rain falling throughout, there was very little rugby.(6) The twister or funnel cloud was spotted at around 4pm yesterday as a torrential downpour rained on the town.(7) He muttered, looking insolently at the flooding shelter as the torrential waters rose.(8) But observers blamed the torrential rain that fell on the capital before and after the ceremony.(9) An hour or two later torrential rain began to fall and the Show was washed out.(10) The threat of flooding in the district was fading today as torrential rain and heavy storms began to fade.(11) Day and night the sky falls upon them and torrential rains dampen their dreams.(12) The floods followed torrential rain that has fallen since August, causing rivers to overflow and dams to collapse.(13) On the day of the murder there was torrential downpour of rain on Norfolk Island.(14) This was a result of a downpour of torrential rain which lasted approximately an hour and a half.(15) A fast torrential rain began to fall, hard and thick making it impossible to see anything in front of the car.(16) The rest of the day torrential rain fell, the grass becoming a bog, the river turning to a lake.
(1) torrential rain :: reën
2. heavy ::
4. pelting ::
5. severe ::
6. relentless ::
7. violent ::
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