Definition of tempest


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • tempest is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 11 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • tempest is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 13 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of tempest

  • a violent commotion or disturbance (noun)

    Examples

    1. it was only a tempest in a teapot

    Synonyms

    1. storm

  • (literary) a violent wind (noun)

    Examples

    1. a tempest swept over the island

See definition of tempest in Merriam Webster