Tempestuous in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Tempestuous

Of, or resembling a tempest; stormy, tumultuous.

Short Example Sentences for Tempestuous

  • 1. Can it be still when the tempestuous winds are blowing? 🔊
  • 2. A day of tempestuous wind and rain. 🔊
  • 3. Can it be still when the tempestuous winds are blowing? 🔊
  • 4. Ay, a tempestuous sea of baleful calamities. 🔊
  • 5. This tempestuous while, But me and Bilkammle are out! 🔊
  • 6. Fear not the tempestuous gales, O Mariner! 🔊
  • 7. To his enemies, a tempestuous sea. . . . . . . 🔊
  • 8. It fears neither cold nor tempestuous winds nor icy solitudes. 🔊
  • 9. I lay through a night of tempestuous wind with the open window at my head. 🔊
  • 10. The genuine humility of the hard old man touched his tempestuous little heart. 🔊
  • 11. Her fair hair, having come undone, is waving lightly in the tempestuous wind. 🔊
  • 12. Plunge we in time's tempestuous flow, Stem we the rolling surge of chance! 🔊

How to use Tempestuous in Sentences?

  • 1. What has rendered the winds so tempestuous that they must needs blow down our noble ship? 🔊
  • 2. Were they not going off alone together to a lonely life, across a tempestuous sea? 🔊
  • 3. They call it tempestuous affection beforehand, but it comes to a plain jerk in the end. 🔊
  • 4. Something of the old tempestuous ardor was gone, but that, of course, was natural. 🔊
  • 5. Even tempestuous and rainy weather, though melancholy enough, is never sordid here. 🔊
  • 6. First there is the distant electric bell and the tempestuous whirl of Johanna down the passage. 🔊
  • 7. Here were enacted some of the most stirring stories and tempestuous times in American history. 🔊
  • 8. The weather was so tempestuous that it required fifteen days to reach the harbor of Tripoli. 🔊
  • 9. He had had a tempestuous September passage across the ocean and dreaded the return voyage. 🔊
  • 10. The Starry Flag was within hail of the wreck, or would have been in less tempestuous weather. 🔊
  • 11. We rounded Cape St. John, amid tempestuous gales and giant seas of the polar regions. 🔊
  • 12. It was in an almost tempestuous tone that she made me observe that we were not living in the fifteenth century. 🔊
  • 13. The tempo then quickens and the two themes so far heard are worked up into a brief but tempestuous fugue. 🔊
  • 14. However, he seems as impetuous and tempestuous as you, so perhaps it doesn't matter. 🔊
  • 15. She is usually described as a servant girl of great beauty and as one whose temper was of quite tempestuous violence. 🔊
  • 16. In this tempestuous world where everybody is so eager, here is at least one woman who likes to be cool and slow. 🔊
  • 17. And out before them in the tempestuous waters the wreck lay, from whose stores must come their only present chance of life. 🔊
  • 18. But at length the closing evening, accompanied by tempestuous winds, compelled her to retire to the house. 🔊
  • 19. The weather had been tempestuous and rainy, for three or four successive days: on the 28th it cleared up a little. 🔊
  • 20. The ocean is tempestuous and billowy, overspread by a cloudy sky, and fraught beneath with shelves and quicksands. 🔊
  • 21. A moment later, he was in the street, rushing forward at such a tempestuous rate that he cleared all obstructions from his path. 🔊
  • 22. He was in love in the wild tempestuous way of youth, and ready, if need be, to die for the object of his adoration. 🔊
  • 23. The audience wildly welcome her familiar legs, and the curtain falls amid tempestuous applause and the frantic beating of the fiendish drum. 🔊