Cheri told the court she tried to help her husband with the torrent of expected duties.
For her efforts, Spangler receives a torrent of hate mail and death threats.
His words come in a torrent, an id-gush; I imagine his superego watching with its usual resignation from the balcony.
But as Michael Tomasky argues, we should all dread the effect of her torrent of lies and demagoguery on our politics.
The book delivers a torrent of detail, in a form as precisely machined as the innards of a Swiss watch.
A torrent of rain happened to fall just then, and the meeting was dissolved.
After that, in a torrent, came Harriet's declaration of independence.
And withal she poured upon him such a torrent of questions that Philip did not know what to do.
The Kavirondo, his eyes rolling, shot forth a torrent of language.
Then, perhaps, the teacher unfortunately breaks forth into a torrent of words or lays violent hands upon the offender.
c.1600, from French torrent, from Latin torrentem (nominative torrens) "rushing stream," originally "roaring, boiling, burning, parching," present participle of torrere "to parch" (see terrain). Sense of "any onrush" (of words, feelings, etc.) first recorded 1640s.