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  • I soon caught him up, and we made our way along our torrent road. Cited from In the Eastern Seas, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Torrent has been active with the women's section of the national team.
  • Less than five minutes before the start, a torrent rain storm hit the track hard.
  • Immediately, the other women and the children followed her into the torrent.
  • That thought sent the blood back in hot torrents to his heart. Cited from The Continental Monthly, Vol. V, Jan, 1864, Number I, by Various
  • He had torrents of things he wanted to say, and this was all that came out. Cited from Christopher and Columbus, by Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim
  • Never build a house near a torrent nor a great lord. Cited from Bearn and the Pyrenees, by Louisa Stuart Costello
  • But the spring came and carried her away on its torrent. Cited from The Daughters of Danaus, by Mona Caird
  • We had not long to wait before the rain came down in torrents. Cited from Captured by the Navajos, by Charles A. Curtis
  • The natural check upon torrents is thus removed, and they sometimes do great damage. Cited from Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 4, by Various
  • Torrent has white hair like her mother, her skin is also black like her mother's skin.
  • The touch of her fingers very nearly brought the torrent from his lips. Cited from Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • "Why, we all thought you were killed, in that fight in the torrent!" Cited from Through Three Campaigns, by G. A. Henty
  • Street life also forced abandoned children into a torrent of drugs and sex.
  • The other when perhaps a torrent of language is being employed.
  • The next morning we moved forward, and looked out eagerly for a torrent. Cited from In the Rocky Mountains, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • Others are merely winter torrents which go dry during the summer.
  • As well attempt to stop a torrent with the open hand. Cited from The Blue Envelope, by Roy J. Snell
  • People in real life did not wear their hair in torrents. Cited from The Heather-Moon, by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  • Make a name for yourself, and you will find gold in torrents. Cited from Lost Illusions, by Honore De Balzac [Tr.: Ellen Marriage]
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Meaning of torrent

  • noun A violently fast stream of water (or other liquid)
    the houses were swept away in the torrent