a cellar or underground chamber for refuge during violent storms; cyclone cellar.
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What does “vacillate” mean?
Origin of storm cellar
First recorded in 1900–05
Words nearby storm cellar
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Example sentences from the Web for storm cellar
Had we been in Kansas and seen such elemental disturbances, we should have hunted the storm-cellar.Through the South Seas with Jack London|Martin Johnson