Definition of Torrents

1. Noun. (plural of torrent) ¹



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Definition of Torrents

1. torrent [n] - See also: torrent

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Torrents

torqueses
torquing
torquing off
torquoselectivity
torr
torrefaction
torrefied
torrefies
torrefy
torrefying
torrent
torrented
torrential
torrentially
torrenting
torrents (current term)
torrentuous
torret
torrets
torreyite
torricellian
torrid zone
torrider
torridest
torridities
torridity
torridly
torridness
torridnesses

Literary usage of Torrents

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1. The Voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin (1909)
"CHAPTER XV PASSAGE OF THE CORDILLERA Valparaiso—Portillo Pass—Sagacity of Mules—Mountain-torrents— Mines, how discovered—Proofs of the gradual Elevation of ..."

2. History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark to by Meriwether Lewis, William Clark (1902)
"... distress occasioned by the incessant torrents of rain— Exposed for thirty days to this drenching deluge, during which time their provisions are spoiled, ..."

3. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"... Titles' (New York 1907) ; Kennedy, JP, 'List of References on the Torrens System* (Virgina State Library, Richmond, Va., 1906). torrents OF SPRING ..."

4. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"... Realty Titles' (New York 1907); Kennedy, JP, 'List of References on the Torrens System' (Virgina State Library, Richmond, Va., 1906). torrents OF SPRING ..."

5. The Harvard Classics by Charles William Eliot (1909)
"CHAPTER XV PASSAGE OF THE CORDILLERA Valparaiso—Portillo Pass—Sagacity of Mules—Mountain-torrents— Mines, how discovered—Proofs of the gradual Elevation of ..."

6. The Life of Charles Dickens by John Forster (1874)
"Through the whole glen, which is ten miles long, torrents were boiling and foaming, and sending up in every direction spray like the smoke of great fires. ..."

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