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Wordnet 3.0


1. (especially of weather) affected or characterized by storms or commotion;
- Example: "a stormy day"
- Example: "wide and stormy seas"

2. characterized by violent emotions or behavior;
- Example: "a stormy argument"
- Example: "a stormy marriage"
[syn: stormy, tempestuous]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Stormy \Storm"y\, a. [Compar. Stormier; superl. Stormiest.] 1. Characterized by, or proceeding from, a storm; subject to storms; agitated with furious winds; biosterous; tempestous; as, a stormy season; a stormy day or week. "Beyond the stormy Hebrides." --Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Proceeding from violent agitation or fury; as, a stormy sound; stormy shocks. [1913 Webster] 3. Violent; passionate; rough; as, stormy passions. [1913 Webster] Stormy chiefs of a desert but extensive domain. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

stormy adj 1: (especially of weather) affected or characterized by storms or commotion; "a stormy day"; "wide and stormy seas" [ant: calm] 2: characterized by violent emotions or behavior; "a stormy argument"; "a stormy marriage" [syn: stormy, tempestuous]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

91 Moby Thesaurus words for "stormy": Acheronian, Acherontic, Cimmerian, Stygian, anarchic, angry, bad, blustering, blusterous, blustery, castellatus, chaotic, cirrose, cirrous, cloud-flecked, clouded, cloudy, cumuliform, cumulous, cyclonic, dark, dark and gloomy, dirty, dusty, feverish, fierce, fiery, foul, frantic, frenetic, frenzied, funereal, furious, gloomful, glooming, gloomy, heavy, hellish, hotheaded, howling, ill-lighted, ill-lit, impetuous, inclement, infuriate, insensate, lenticularis, lowering, mad, mammatus, mindless, murky, nasty, nebulous, nerve-racking, nimbose, nubilous, orgasmic, orgastic, overcast, overclouded, pandemoniac, passionate, raging, rainy, ravening, raving, rip-roaring, roaring, rough, simmering, somber, sombrous, squally, storming, stratiform, stratous, tempestuous, threatening, thunderheaded, tornadic, troublous, tumultuous, turbulent, typhonic, typhoonish, uproarious, vehement, violent, volcanic, wild