8 definitions by Your Grim Reaper

It was at this point in his career that kismet arranged his meeting with the young man who one day was to begin the undoing of it all.
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of, relating to, or resembling a tempest
Sam and Rachel have always had a tempestuous relationship—one minute fast friends, the next snarling and at each other's throats.
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to act to suit the time or occasion
The legislature was accused of temporizing while the budget deficit continued to worsen
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a fit, attack, or sudden increase or recurrence of symptoms
In this violent paroxysm the whole top of the mountain is believed to have been swept away.
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The coastal resort town is quiet now, but with summer approaching it will soon be pullulating with tourists.
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lighthearted unconcern
Amanda sauntered casually into the meeting room with an air of insouciance; if she was worried at all about her presentation, she certainly didn't show it
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Aunt Kat vividly described the huge bonfires and colorful rituals she had witnessed at the Beltane festival in Edinburgh as a girl.
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