noun A violent disturbance of the atmosphere with strong winds and usually rain, thunder, lightning, or snow. A tumultuous reaction; an uproar or controversy. (the book caused a storm in America) Storm windows. A direct assault by troops on a fortified place. (The third, and presumably most venturesome of all castle assaults was the storm.)
verb Move angrily or forcefully in a specified direction. (she burst into tears and stormed off) (of troops) suddenly attack and capture (a building or other place) by means of force. (commandos stormed a hijacked plane early today) (of the weather) be violent, with strong winds and usually rain, thunder, lightning, or snow.