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 Dictionary entry overview: What does tempest-tost mean? 

TEMPEST-TOST (adjective)
  The adjective TEMPEST-TOST has 1 sense:

1. pounded or hit repeatedly by storms or adversities

  Familiarity information: TEMPEST-TOST used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

TEMPEST-TOST (adjective)

Sense 1tempest-tost [BACK TO TOP]


Pounded or hit repeatedly by storms or adversities


buffeted; storm-tossed; tempest-swept; tempest-tossed; tempest-tost


troubled (characterized by or indicative of distress or affliction or danger or need)

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