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Perfect vs. Storm

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Perfectadjective

Fitting its definition precisely.

‘a perfect circle’;

Stormnoun

Any disturbed state of the atmosphere, especially as affecting the earth's surface, and strongly implying destructive or unpleasant weather.

Perfectadjective

Having all of its parts in harmony with a common purpose.

‘That bucket with the hole in the bottom is a poor bucket, but it is perfect for watering plants.’;

Stormnoun

A violent agitation of human society; a civil, political, or domestic commotion; violent outbreak.

‘The proposed reforms have led to a political storm.’;

Perfectadjective

Without fault or mistake; thoroughly skilled or talented.

‘Practice makes perfect.’;

Stormnoun

(meteorology) a wind scale for very strong wind, stronger than a gale, less than a hurricane (10 or higher on the Beaufort scale).

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Perfectadjective

Excellent and delightful in all respects.

‘a perfect day’;

Stormnoun

(military) A violent assault on a stronghold or fortified position.

Perfectadjective

Representing a completed action.

Stormverb

To move quickly and noisily like a storm, usually in a state of uproar or anger.

‘She stormed out of the room.’;

Perfectadjective

(biology) Sexually mature and fully differentiated.

Stormverb

(intransitive) To rage or fume; to be in a violent temper.

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Perfectadjective

(botany) Of flowers, having both male (stamens) and female (carpels) parts.

Stormverb

(transitive) To assault (a stronghold or fortification) with military forces.

‘Troops stormed the complex.’;

Perfectadjective

(analysis) Of a set, that it is equal to its set of limit points, i.e. set A is perfect if A=A'.

Stormverb

(impersonal) To have the weather be violent, with strong winds and usually rain, thunder, lightning, or snow.

‘It stormed throughout the night.’;

Perfectadjective

(music) Describing an interval or any compound interval of a unison, octave, or fourths and fifths that are not tritones.

Stormnoun

A violent disturbance of the atmosphere, attended by wind, rain, snow, hail, or thunder and lightning; hence, often, a heavy fall of rain, snow, or hail, whether accompanied with wind or not.

‘We hear this fearful tempest sing,Yet seek no shelter to avoid the storm.’;

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Perfectadjective

(of a cocktail) Made with equal parts of sweet and dry vermouth.

‘a perfect Manhattan;’; ‘a perfect Rob Roy’;

Stormnoun

A violent agitation of human society; a civil, political, or domestic commotion; sedition, insurrection, or war; violent outbreak; clamor; tumult.

‘I will stir up in England some black storm.’; ‘Her sisterBegan to scold and raise up such a storm.’;

Perfectadjective

(obsolete) Well informed; certain; sure.

Stormnoun

A heavy shower or fall, any adverse outburst of tumultuous force; violence.

‘A brave man struggling in the storms of fate.’;

Perfectnoun

(grammar) The perfect tense, or a form in that tense.

Stormnoun

A violent assault on a fortified place; a furious attempt of troops to enter and take a fortified place by scaling the walls, forcing the gates, or the like.

‘Storms beat, and rolls the main;O! beat those storms, and roll the seas, in vain.’; ‘What at first was called a gust, the sameHath now a storm's, anon a tempest's name.’;

Perfectnoun

(video games) A perfect score; the achievement of finishing a stage or task with no mistakes.

Stormverb

To assault; to attack, and attempt to take, by scaling walls, forcing gates, breaches, or the like; as, to storm a fortified town.

Perfectverb

(transitive) To make perfect; to improve or hone.

‘I am going to perfect this article.’; ‘You spend too much time trying to perfect your dancing.’;

Stormverb

To raise a tempest.

Perfectverb

(legal) To take an action, usually the filing of a document in the correct venue, that secures a legal right.

‘perfect an appeal; perfect an interest; perfect a judgment’;

Stormverb

To blow with violence; also, to rain, hail, snow, or the like, usually in a violent manner, or with high wind; - used impersonally; as, it storms.

Perfectadjective

Brought to consummation or completeness; completed; not defective nor redundant; having all the properties or qualities requisite to its nature and kind; without flaw, fault, or blemish; without error; mature; whole; pure; sound; right; correct.

‘My strength is made perfect in weakness.’; ‘Three glorious suns, each one a perfect sun.’; ‘I fear I am not in my perfect mind.’; ‘O most entire perfect sacrifice!’; ‘God made thee perfect, not immutable.’;

Stormverb

To rage; to be in a violent passion; to fume.

‘The master storms, the lady scolds.’;

Perfectadjective

Well informed; certain; sure.

‘I am perfect that the Pannonains are now in arms.’;

Stormnoun

a violent weather condition with winds 64-72 knots (11 on the Beaufort scale) and precipitation and thunder and lightening

Perfectadjective

Hermaphrodite; having both stamens and pistils; - said of flower.

Stormnoun

a violent commotion or disturbance;

‘the storms that had characterized their relationship had died away’; ‘it was only a tempest in a teapot’;

Perfectnoun

The perfect tense, or a form in that tense.

Stormnoun

a direct and violent assault on a stronghold

Perfectverb

To make perfect; to finish or complete, so as to leave nothing wanting; to give to anything all that is requisite to its nature and kind.

‘God dwelleth in us, and his love is perfect in us.’; ‘Inquire into the nature and properties of the things, . . . and thereby perfect our ideas of their distinct species.’;

Stormverb

behave violently, as if in state of a great anger

Perfectnoun

a tense of verbs used in describing action that has been completed (sometimes regarded as perfective aspect)

Stormverb

take by force;

‘Storm the fort’;

Perfectverb

make perfect or complete;

‘perfect your French in Paris!’;

Stormverb

rain, hail, or snow hard and be very windy, often with thunder or lightning;

‘If it storms, we'll need shelter’;

Perfectadjective

being complete of its kind and without defect or blemish;

‘a perfect circle’; ‘a perfect reproduction’; ‘perfect happiness’; ‘perfect manners’; ‘a perfect specimen’; ‘a perfect day’;

Stormverb

blow hard;

‘It was storming all night’;

Perfectadjective

without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers;

‘an arrant fool’; ‘a complete coward’; ‘a consummate fool’; ‘a double-dyed villain’; ‘gross negligence’; ‘a perfect idiot’; ‘pure folly’; ‘what a sodding mess’; ‘stark staring mad’; ‘a thoroughgoing villain’; ‘utter nonsense’;

Stormverb

attack by storm; attack suddenly

Perfectadjective

precisely accurate or exact;

‘perfect timing’;

Storm

A storm is any disturbed state of an environment or in an astronomical body's atmosphere especially affecting its surface, and strongly implying severe weather. It may be marked by significant disruptions to normal conditions such as strong wind, tornadoes, hail, thunder and lightning (a thunderstorm), heavy precipitation (snowstorm, rainstorm), heavy freezing rain (ice storm), strong winds (tropical cyclone, windstorm), or wind transporting some substance through the atmosphere as in a dust storm, blizzard, sandstorm, etc.

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