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storm

(Barrage), noun assault, attack, battle, blast, blitz, blitzkrieg, blizzard, bombardment, clash, combat, commotion, conflict, confusion, disquiet, embroilment, eruption, excitement, explosion, fight, flare-up, imbroglio, melee, mutiny, outbreak, outburst, revolt, revolution, skirmish, stir, struggle, tempest, tumult, turbulence, turmoil, unrest, upheaval, uprising
Associated concepts: damage, flood damage

storm

(Rain), noun blizzard, cloudburst, cyclone, downpour, endless rain, gale, hailstorm, heavy showers, heavy winds, hurricane, moisture, precipitation, rainstorm, sheets of rain, snowstorm, storming, stormy winds, tempest, thundershower, thunderstorm, tornado, torrent, tropical rains, tropical storm, turbulence, twister, typhoon, whirlwind
Associated concepts: cyber storm, storm models, storm predicting, storm victims, storm water
See also: assail, assault, attack, barrage, bluster, cataclysm, commotion, demonstrate, furor, incursion, onset, pandemonium, passion, protest, strike, turmoil
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If the Bias-Tech E-11 Stormtrooper blaster was an organically flawed piece of hardware then somebody should likely alert the Emperor.
Though the myth of pervasive stormtrooper homosexuality has been passed down to posterity, Wackerfuss's nuanced account shows that other factors, including mass marches and political brawls, proved far more critical in forging a sense of community within the SA.
GUARD OF HONOUR Stormtroopers at the entrance to the Royal Albert Hall
Leading the Stormtroopers is Kylo Ren, a skinnier version of Darth Vader, who also happens to be Darth Vader's grandson, seeing as he is the offspring of Organa and Solo, also making him the nephew of Luke.
The Stormtrooper Robot features augmented reality capabilities, voice command, facial recognition, and sentry patrolling.
With Daniel Craig, information of him being a Stormtrooper came after the movie released, so it was an interesting piece of trivia and motivation for some to watch the movie again to see if they could find Bond hidden beneath a mask.
According to FIAT, 'much like the Stormtrooper armour itself, the FIAT 500e brings together modern technology and functionality, but with an added classic Italian design, making it the perfect vehicle to take on the galaxy in style.
The Stormtrooper is one of the quintessential costumes of the 'Star Wars' films," says Brandon Alinger, Prop Store chief operating officer and author of "Star Wars Costumes: The Original Trilogy.
The Imperial Stormtrooper Blasters from the movie Star Wars had a pedigree born of an altogether different empire back here in the real world.
aspx for my Electronics West photoblog, including pics of the aforementioned Stormtrooper.
They offer pointers on everything from how to create a blaster mark on the white Stormtrooper armor to how to build a suit to last longer.
By 2008, Star Wars merchandising has generated an estimated pounds 6bn, with both Ainsworth and Lucasfilm claiming IP rights in the iconic Stormtrooper costumes.