The definition of tempestuous is something very stormy or characterized by great conflict.(adjective)
When a couple argues all the time, their relationship is an example of a tempestuous relationship.
See tempestuous in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: MFr tempestueus < LL tempestuosus < L tempestas
See tempestuous in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Late Latin tempestuōsus
Origin: , from tempestūs, tempest
Origin: , variant of tempestās; see tempest.
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