Definition of Chubasco

1. Noun. (nautical) A violent squall with thunder and lightning, encountered during the rainy season along the Pacific coast of Central America and South America. ¹



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Definition of Chubasco

1. a violent thunderstorm [n -COS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chubasco

chrystal
chrystals
chthonian
chthonians
chthonic
chthonic law
chthononosology
chthonophagia
chthonophagy
chu-ko-nu
chub
chub mackerel
chub up
chuba
chubas
chubasco (current term)
chubascos
chubb
chubbed
chubbier
chubbies
chubbiest
chubbily
chubbiness
chubbinesses
chubbs
chubes
chubhead
chubis

Literary usage of Chubasco

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1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1876)
"During our stay at the Rock the schooner in which we came was wrecked at San Bias by a 'chubasco' when ready to start on her return trip with mail and ..."

2. Neuman and Baretti's Dictionary of the Spanish and English Languages by Henry Neuman, Giuseppe Marco Antonio Baretti (1842)
"... de viento, chubasco. ... Vn Ráfaga, movimiento violento del ayre. ty* of wind and rain, (Nav.) chubasco. ..."

3. Nassau and the Best of the Bahamas Alive!by Paris Permenter by Paris Permenter (1999)
"<§> Avoid the hours between 10 am and 2 pm, when the sun's rays are the strongest. Enjoy an early morning hike. chubasco CHARTERS East Bay Street ..."

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