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Origin of hurricane
Words nearby hurricane
Example sentences from the Web for hurricane
Sociologists estimate that people remember the worst effects of a hurricane for just seven years, and that 85 percent of US coastal residents haven’t actually experienced a direct hit from a major hurricane before.Hurricane Laura is the strongest storm to hit Louisiana in more than a century|Sara Chodosh|August 28, 2020|Popular Science
These storms have winds rivaling the strength of a hurricane or tornado, but push forward in one direction instead of rotating.What’s behind August 2020’s extreme weather? Climate change and bad luck|Carolyn Gramling|August 27, 2020|Science News
“It seems that hurricanes are immensely important,” Donihue says.Analyze This: Hurricanes may help lizards evolve better grips|Carolyn Wilke|August 26, 2020|Science News For Students
A hurricane around the center of a galaxy called J0230 has winds that howl at one-fifth of the speed of light.
For instance, more water now gets dumped on cities during hurricanes.
The absent turkey had been blown clean away in the hurricane force winds, I concluded.
Ann is only one of many “hurricane conspirators” who believe the storm has changed everything.Richard Ford’s Artful Survivalist Guide: The Return of Frank Bascombe|Tom LeClair|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Inhofe said the two disasters were different because the hurricane drew so many moochers.If You Think D.C. Is Awful Now, Wait Until Wednesday|Jonathan Alter|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Four years later, when Hurricane Katrina hit, 80 percent of the city went underwater, at an average level of four feet.
More recently, Baugh headed out in his truck to do what he could when Hurricane Sandy struck the city.
Evening was now approaching, but the hurricane gave no signs of abating.Paddy Finn|W. H. G. Kingston
The hurricane, however, grows and grows, and when it has reached to 100 or 120 miles an hour nothing can withstand it.
During a hurricane in 1876 on the Banks almost an entire fleet was disabled or lost and 200 men were drowned.The Sea Rovers|Rufus Rockwell Wilson
The tree, enormous as it was, shook with it, and the branch itself was tossed as though in a hurricane.Astounding Stories, April, 1931|Various
Back and forth from the hurricane to the little dressing station, and at last he got it.Short Stories of Various Types|Various
British Dictionary definitions for hurricane
- a wind of force 12 or above on the Beaufort scale
- (as modifier)a wind of hurricane force