Sentence Examples


  • They have also been regarded as the result of torrential action.
  • Torrential rains caused a series of landslips, carrying away houses and breaking up the hill railway.
  • His style is impetuous, rich, torrential at times; his thought is practical and imaginative rather than deeply philosophical.
  • Cold north-west winds prevail from October to March, while in July and August torrential rains fall, resulting in a sudden and very considerable rise in the Amur and its right-bank tributaries.
  • The right-hand tributaries, rising mostly on the western sides of the plateau, have steep slopes and are generally torrential in character.