line storm

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Origin of line storm

First recorded in 1840–50
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Related Words for line storm

gale, tornado, storm, cyclone, twister, monsoon, blow, typhoon, tempest, whirlwind

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Historical Examples of line storm

  • O, dear, it was as lonesome as a line-storm, after lively Ruth had gone away.

  • A Line-storm Song It is the autumnal mood with a difference.

    A Boy's Will

    Robert Frost

  • Then the same saying applies to the “line-storm” of March, and the spring and summer after storms is foretold.