What does squally mean

(comparative squallier or more squally, superlative squalliest or most squally) Characterized by squalls, or sudden violent bursts of wind; gusty. Producing or characteristic of loud wails.

What does squalliest mean?

(comparative squallier or more squally, superlative squalliest or most squally) Characterized by squalls, or sudden violent bursts of wind; gusty. Producing or characteristic of loud wails.

What does squally weather mean?

abounding with squalls; disturbed often with sudden and violent gusts of wind; gusty; as, squally weather skwawl′i, adj. irregularly woven: having bare patches, of a field of corn, &c. [Prob. the same as scally. Cf. Scall .] How to pronounce squally? How to say squally in sign language?

What does squall mean?

To scream or cry loudly and harshly. [ Probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse skvala, to squeal .] squall′er n. n. 1. A brief sudden violent windstorm, often accompanied by rain or snow. 2. Informal A brief commotion. To blow strongly for a brief period. [ Probably of Scandinavian origin .]

What does the name squally mean?

a person who dances professionally, as on the stage. an example of writing or speech consisting of or containing meaningless words. a petty gangster or ruffian. Their marriage is squally: Cristina had been a dentist in Mexico, but her qualification means nothing in Nebraska.

What does squaling mean?

[ skwôl ] A brief, sudden, violent windstorm, often accompanied by rain or snow. A squall is said to occur if a wind having a sustained speed of 40 km (25 mi) per hour lasts at least 1 minute and then decreases rapidly.

What does squall mean?

squall 1. (skwôl) n. A loud, harsh cry. intr.v. squalled, squall·ing, squalls. To scream or cry loudly and harshly. [ Probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse skvala, to squeal .]

What does squalling mean in science?

Science definitions for squalling. A brief, sudden, violent windstorm, often accompanied by rain or snow. A squall is said to occur if a wind having a sustained speed of 40 km (25 mi) per hour lasts at least 1 minute and then decreases rapidly.

What does rainsquall mean?

A brief, sudden, violent windstorm, often accompanied by rain or snow. A squall is said to occur if a wind having a sustained speed of 40 km (25 mi) per hour lasts at least 1 minute and then decreases rapidly.