Associations to the word «Monsoon»


MONSOON, noun. Any of a number of winds associated with regions where most rain falls during a particular season.
MONSOON, noun. Tropical rainy season when the rain lasts for several months with few interruptions.
MONSOON, noun. The rains themselves.
MONSOON, noun. Entire meteorological systems with such characteristics.
MONSOON BUCKET, noun. Helicopter bucket
MONSOON SEASON, noun. The part of the year when the monsoon occurs, the rainy season.
MONSOON SEASONS, noun. Plural of monsoon season

Dictionary definition

MONSOON, noun. A seasonal wind in southern Asia; blows from the southwest (bringing rain) in summer and from the northeast in winter.
MONSOON, noun. Rainy season in southern Asia when the southwestern monsoon blows, bringing heavy rains.
MONSOON, noun. Any wind that changes direction with the seasons.

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