What does torrential mean?

Definitions for torrential
tɔˈrɛn ʃəl, toʊ-, tə-tor·ren·tial

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. torrential(adj)

    relating to or resulting from the action of a torrent

    "torrential erosion"; "torrential adaptations seen in some aquatic forms"

  2. torrential(adj)

    resembling a torrent in force and abundance

    "torrential applause"; "torrential abuse"; "the torrential facility and fecundity characteristic of his style"- Winthrop Sargeant

  3. torrential(adj)

    pouring in abundance

    "torrential rains"

Wiktionary

  1. torrential(Adjective)

    Coming or characterized by torrents; flowing heavily or in large quantities.

    A torrential downpour.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Torrential(adj)

    alt. of Torrentine

How to pronounce torrential?

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How to say torrential in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of torrential in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of torrential in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of torrential in a Sentence

  1. Roberta Ramirez:

    He just told her to stay put, I'm on my way, but by the time he got there, the water was just torrential. There was such force so that even if she had gotten out of the vehicle, it probably would have carried her away.

  2. Pradeep Kodippili:

    This is the worst torrential rain we have seen since 2010.

  3. Roberta Ramirez:

    He just told her to stay put, I'm on my way, but by the time he got there, the water was just torrential. There was such force so that even if she had gotten out of the vehicle, it probably would have carried her away.

  4. Scott Morrison:

    This will be heartbreaking to these communities that have been experiencing years of drought only to see that turn into a torrential inundation.

  5. Charles Schumer of New York:

    Right now, the SEC is our best hope to undo some of the damage from Citizens United and stop the torrential downpour of dark money into our elections, the SEC needs commissioners who believe in and support campaign spending transparency, and unfortunately these nominees have yet to answer that call.

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