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hurricane
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hurricane /'hʌrikən/
  • danh từ
    • bão (gió cấp 8)
    • (nghĩa bóng) cái dữ dội mãnh liệt, cơn bão tố
Concise Dictionary
hurricanes'hɜrɪkeɪn /'hʌrɪkən
noun
+a severe tropical cyclone usually with heavy rains and winds moving a 73-136 knots (12 on the Beaufort scale)
Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
cyclone, tornado, typhoon, whirlwind, twister, wind-storm, storm, gale, blow:
The 1985 hurricane destroyed millions of trees.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
a violent storm with very strong winds, especially in the western Atlantic Ocean: hurricane-force winds + Hurricane Betty is now approaching the coast of Florida.
Compare: CYCLONE, TYPHOON
Collocation Dictionary
noun

HURRICANE + VERB

hit sth, strike (sth)
A hurricane hit the city yesterday at 5 p.m.
| damage sth, destroy sth, devastate sth
The fields were devastated by the hurricane.
| blow, blow itself out
The hurricane took several days to blow itself out.

HURRICANE + NOUN

force
hurricane-force winds

PREP.

in a/the ~
The roof blew off in a hurricane.

PHRASES

the eye of the hurricane
(= the central point)



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