electric storm


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electric storm

n
(Physical Geography) a violent atmospheric disturbance in which the air is highly charged with static electricity, causing a storm. Compare thunderstorm
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.electric storm - a storm resulting from strong rising air currentselectric storm - a storm resulting from strong rising air currents; heavy rain or hail along with thunder and lightning
storm, violent storm - a violent weather condition with winds 64-72 knots (11 on the Beaufort scale) and precipitation and thunder and lightning
Translations

electric storm

ntempesta elettromagnetica
References in classic literature ?
One night there was a beautiful electric storm, though not enough rain fell to damage the cut grain.
Thousands partied to Latin beats along the capital Havana's Malecon seafront yesterday as an electric storm in the distance lit up the night sky.
Thousands partied along Havana's Malecon seafront into the early hours of Saturday, celebrating retired Cuban leader Fidel Castro turning 90 to the tune of Latin beats as an electric storm in the distance lit up the night sky.
The chestnut mount of George Baker is the betting market's 6-1 second choice for the Guineas after charging through an electric storm to humble odds-on favourite Foundation in the Craven Stakes at Newmarket 16 days ago.
It will be available in Silver Sky Metallic, Black Currant Metallic and Electric Storm Blue.
Capping the restyle in high style are three additions to the color palette: Silver Sky Metallic, Black Currant Metallic and Electric Storm Blue.
I was on the proving flight of an aircraft in the Gulf which later blew apart, killing everyone on board; on another with a suspect engine which hit an electric storm in the Congo; on a French ship which even senior crew thought might sink in the Atlantic; I was a passenger in a car written off in South Africa, a passenger in another which ran into a lamp standard in the Gulf and I was also knocked flying off a bicycle as a child in the UK.
Warlocks can harness the power of an electric storm, Hunters can carve a bow formed from gravitational void energy, and Titans can summon a flaming hammer to sear adversaries from a range or deliver a devastating melee impact.
The sea-going Owl and the Octopus, and the inventor who attaches the head of a whisk to the body of a giraffe during an electric storm, could be intertextual references.
The aftermath of the electric storm left frustrated golfers unable to play out of the bunkers which had been reduced to swollen pits brimming with water after the midsummer downpours.
An electric storm forced the England and Honduras players back into the dressing rooms midway through the first half.
Black Emperor, who brought the festival to its knees with a massive sound-and-film show that must have launched shockwaves all the way to Brooklyn with the menacing yet cathartic electric storm it created before a hushed room.