Synonyms for typhoon

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We was heaving cargo overboard like a leaky ship in a typhoon.

And then he closed resolutely his entries: "Every appearance of a typhoon coming on."

When a typhoon is approaching vessels have to run to Cavite for shelter.

Do you think we are going wrong, or that there is a typhoon within hail?

Another time, and we were caught in a typhoon off the north coast.

When we approached Manila we were in the tail of a typhoon, but the danger was past.

All this was of as little avail as the waving of a lady's fan against a typhoon.

“We shall have a typhoon—a precious hard one too, I suspect,” he answered.

It may be that there are some persons in Britain who do not know precisely what a typhoon is.

A typhoon had caught them in its grip and threatened to send them all to Davy Jones.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR TYPHOON

cyclone

noundestructive wind
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