Associations to the word «Torrent»


TORRENT, noun. A violent flow, as of water, lava, etc.; a stream suddenly raised and running rapidly, as down a precipice.
TORRENT, noun. (figurative) A large amount or stream of something.
TORRENT, adjective. Rolling or rushing in a rapid stream.
TORRENT, noun. (Internet) (file sharing) A set of files obtainable through a peer-to-peer network, especially BitTorrent.
TORRENT, verb. (internet slang) (transitive) To download in a torrent.

Dictionary definition

TORRENT, noun. A heavy rain.
TORRENT, noun. A violently fast stream of water (or other liquid); "the houses were swept away in the torrent".
TORRENT, noun. An overwhelming number or amount; "a flood of requests"; "a torrent of abuse".

Wise words

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