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squally Explained

squally at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj BrE squally rain or snow comes with sudden strong winds// --squally showers//

squally at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

41 Moby Thesaurus words for "squally":
aeolian, airish, airy, blasty, blowy, blustering, blusterous,
blustery, boreal, breezy, brisk, castellatus, cirrose, cirrous,
cloud-flecked, clouded, cloudy, cumuliform, cumulous, dark, dirty,
drafty, favonian, flawy, fresh, gloomy, gusty, heavy, lenticularis,
mammatus, nebulous, nimbose, nubilous, overcast, overclouded,
puffy, stormy, stratiform, stratous, thunderheaded, windy

squally at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Wind): blowing, windy, flatulent, breezy, gusty, squally, stormy, tempestuous, blustering.

squally at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

(of weather) involving sudden, violent and strong winds:
squally showers / winds

Squally at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Squally \Squall"y\, a.
1. Abounding with squalls; disturbed often with sudden and
violent gusts of wind; gusty; as, squally weather.

2. (Agric.) Interrupted by unproductive spots; -- said of a
flied of turnips or grain. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.

3. (Weaving) Not equally good throughout; not uniform;
uneven; faulty; -- said of cloth.

squally at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj 1: characterized by short periods of noisy commotion; "a home
life that has been extraordinarily squally" [syn: {squalling}]
2: characterized by brief periods of violent wind or rain; "a
gray squally morning"

squally at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: suffix » squall|y


Inter: en-adj » squallier|squalliest|more
  • Characterized by squalls, or sudden violent bursts of wind; gusty.
    1. Inter: UK » dialect Interrupted by unproductive spots, as a field of turnips or grain.
    2. : Inter: rfquotek » Halliwell
    3. Inter: context » weaving|of cloth Not equally good throughout; not uniform; uneven; faulty.


      * squallish

      Derived terms

      * squalliness

    Translation: et » squally
    Translation: io » squally
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    Translation: ta » squally
    Translation: te » squally
    Translation: vi » squally