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He said he watched waste haulers back up to the pit and unleash torrents of watery muck.

Most of Europe navigated the crisis in decent shape, despite funneling torrents of cash into their beleaguered banks.

I have this big canvas bag of papers and nothing to protect them from the torrents.

Everywhere we turn, there are loamy loins and torrents of testosterone.

What a cool, unemotional creature she is, yet what torrents of love Elizabeth II generates!

The night was pitch-dark, it rained in torrents, there was mud and water everywhere, and the ground was too flat to drain.

Who seek your comfort in idols under every green tree, sacrificing children in the torrents, under the high rocks?

Torrents of lava poured over the sides of the volcano and destroyed whole villages on the shores of the lake.

For more than two hours, we proceeded through horrible ravines, thick woods, and rapid mountain torrents.

At first sight it may seem rather a fine distinction to separate torrents from rivers by the presence or absence of terraces.


On this page you'll find 23 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to torrents, such as: stream, downpour, cascade, deluge, spate, and tide.

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