187 were donated in August
This month, we are on track to donate 195

tsunami

Definitions

tsunami rate
(Noun) natural disaster, water overcoming a shoreline
Usage: A tsunami hit the shore a this morning.

tsunami rate
(Noun) A large, destructive wave generated by an earthquake and which can travel long distances across open sea.
Usage: The tsunami hit Japan.

tsunami rate
(Noun) A huge wave of seawater flooding shores and sometimes big parts of land, devastating almost everything on it's way, often occurring after earthquakes or volcanic activity.
Usage: As a result of the volcanic eruption on the small Greek island of Santorini a few thousand years ago a tide wave of seawater or a so called tsunami, probably more than thirty meters in height headed towards ancient Crete and flooded almost all the lower parts of the island.

tsunami rate
(Noun) A "wall of water," to quote another definition, which used to be callled a tidal wave - but which is the very opposite of tidal.
tsunami rate
(Noun) large ocean wave
tsunami rate
(Noun) wall of water
Usage: There was a tsunami in Japan that wiped out entire villages


Link to this page:

Add or improve a definition

All definitions are approved by humans before publishing. Any promotional content will be deleted.
HTML tags are not allowed and will be encoded.
Use square brackets to link a word. For example, [abc] will render as abc. External links will be removed
home   recent additions   webmaster page   banners   feed a child