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storming

Overview page. Subjects: Human Resource Management.

Is the second stage of the five-stage model of group development. [See stages of group development.]

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storm

Edited by John Ayto.

in Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 171 words.

any port in a storm: see port.

the eye of the storm: see eye.

go down a storm

storms

Jacqueline Simpson and Steve Roud.

in A Dictionary of English Folklore

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 146 words.

The notion that great storms accompany the passing of great persons was formerly widespread and generally accepted. The most widely

storm

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 75 words.

conform, corm, dorm, form, forme, haulm, lukewarm, Maugham, misinform, norm, outperform, perform, shawm, storm, swarm, transform, underperform, warm

stormer

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 106 words.

dormer, former, korma, Norma, performer, pro-forma, stormer, transformer, trauma, warmer • sixth-former • barnstormer • aroma, carcinoma,

stormer

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 106 words.

dormer, former, korma, Norma, performer, pro-forma, stormer, transformer, trauma, warmer • sixth-former • barnstormer • aroma, carcinoma,

storm

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 73 words.

conform, corm, dorm, form, forme, haulm, lukewarm, Maugham, misinform, norm, outperform, perform, shawm, storm, swarm, transform, underperform, warm

storm

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 67 words.

n.

1 a heavy discharge of missiles or blows: two men were taken by a storm of bullets.

2

Storm

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1925), Peadar O'Donnell's first novel, the storm of the title being an actual event and a symbol for the Anglo-Irish War of 1919–21.

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storm troops

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Military History.

1 another term for) shock troops.

2 Storm Troops the Nazi political militia.

storm trooper

1 another term for) shock troops.

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storm troops

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 17 words.

1 another term for) shock troops.

2 Storm Troops the Nazi political militia.

Storm, The

Robert Welch.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 26 words.

(1925), Peadar O'Donnell's first novel, the storm of the title being an actual event and a symbol

Storm, Paul

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 22 words.

German, 20th century, male.

Born 29 January 1880, in Hamburg; died 1951.

Painter.

Storm studied under C. von Marr and K. Bantzer.

Gale Storm

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. Josephine Cottle, 5 April 1922, Bloomington, Texas, USA. A dynamic singer who came to fame mainly through covering the hits of others, Storm arrived in Hollywood in 1939 after ...

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Störmer, Curt

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 20th-Century Art. 28 words.

German, 20th century, male.

Born 26 April 1891, in Hagen.

Painter, engraver (wood), writer.

Worpswede Artists' Colony.

Störmer studied in Düsseldorf. He...

storm signals

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

Signals where black canvas cones were hoisted at coastguard stations and other prominent places along the coast when a gale was forecast. The number of cones, and the way they were hoisted,...

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Desert Storm

Brian D. Laslie.

in The Air Force Way of War

May 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Military History. 9298 words.

Chapter 7 demonstrates that Desert Storm ushered in a new form of aerial warfare based upon the revolution in training that exploited the new advanced technologies of the 1970s and 1980s....

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Gathering storm

Grant Hayter-Menzies.

in The Empress and Mrs. Conger

January 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Asian History. 4358 words.

While she had not protested Guangxu's reforms until discovering that they came at the price of sweeping her out, Cixi's response was that of a woman fighting for her life on the one hand...

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'By the storm invaded'

Sara Coleridge.

Edited by Peter Swaab.

in Sara Coleridge: Collected Poems

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

               By the storm invaded

storm / ~s / ~ed v

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 17 words.

stɔ:ɹm / -z / -d

sp storme3 / stormes1 / stormed1

sea-storm n

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 7 words.

ˈsi:-ˈstɔ:ɹm

sp sea-storme1

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