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See definition of monsoon on Dictionary.com
  • as inrain
  • as instorm
  • as indownpour
  • as ingale
  • as inhurricane

synonyms for monsoon

  • deluge
  • drizzle
  • flood
  • hail
  • mist
  • precipitation
  • rainfall
  • rainstorm
  • shower
  • sleet
  • stream
  • torrent
  • cloudburst
  • condensation
  • fall
  • flurry
  • pour
  • pouring
  • raindrops
  • spate
  • spit
  • sprinkle
  • sprinkling
  • volley
  • cat-and-dog weather
  • drencher
  • heavy dew
  • liquid sunshine
  • precip
  • sun shower
  • wet stuff
  • window washer
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antonyms for monsoon

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  • aridity
  • dryness
  • peace
  • clearness
  • calm
  • quiet
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      How to use monsoon in a sentence

      This can occur during hurricanes along the East Coast or monsoons in the Southwest, but climate change makes it possible even during a regular rainstorm.
      TENNESSEE FLOODS SHOW A PRESSING CLIMATE DANGER ACROSS AMERICA: ‘WALLS OF WATER’SARAH KAPLANAUGUST 24, 2021WASHINGTON POST
      In a regional quirk, the aerosols emitted by South Asia—particles from emissions, or stirred-up dust—are thought to have had the opposite effect over the second half of the 20th century, drying out the monsoon and triggering droughts.
      THE IPCC REPORT PREDICTS THAT SOUTH ASIA WILL SWING FROM DROUGHTS TO FLOODSSAMANTH SUBRAMANIANAUGUST 9, 2021QUARTZ
      The Western Samoan government required villages to build cement schools because their former palm-thatch construction could not withstand the frequent monsoons.
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      The delayed monsoons can have an implication on the sowing of the Kharif monsoon crop and thereby crop output.
      WILL THE MONSOON WASH AWAY SOME OF INDIA’S ECONOMIC WOES?NIHARIKA SHARMAJULY 26, 2021QUARTZ
      It’s that time of year again in the US—hurricane and monsoon season is upon us.
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      So, even amid this year’s chip drought, it seems the monsoon is gathering.
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      This monsoon, however, the family plans not to bother with refilling their cylinder.
      MODI’S MUCH-HYPED COOKING GAS SCHEME FOR THE POOR HAS STARTED FAILING ON THE GROUNDAAREFA JOHARIMARCH 10, 2021QUARTZ
      At the start of every monsoon, Doli Kumari’s family refills their LPG cooking gas cylinder and uses it for three or four months.
      MODI’S MUCH-HYPED COOKING GAS SCHEME FOR THE POOR HAS STARTED FAILING ON THE GROUNDAAREFA JOHARIMARCH 10, 2021QUARTZ
      India’s parliament was operational on a Sunday for the first time ever, because the pandemic delayed and shortened the monsoon session.
      WHY ARE INDIA’S FARMERS AND POLITICIANS OPPOSING THE NEW AGRICULTURE REFORMS?MANAVI KAPURSEPTEMBER 21, 2020QUARTZ
      So when the summer monsoon rains arrived nearly 16 days later than usual, farmers were able to delay planting their rice and other crops until closer to the time of the monsoon, Acharya says.
      IMPROVED THREE-WEEK WEATHER FORECASTS COULD SAVE LIVES FROM DISASTERALEXANDRA WITZEAUGUST 27, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
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      WORDS RELATED TO MONSOON

      • cloudburst
      • deluge
      • drencher
      • flood
      • inundation
      • monsoon
      • rainstorm
      • storm
      • torrential rain
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