Definition of Monsoon:
Seasonally heavy rains carried by high winds from Indian Ocean mainly over South Asian landmass comprising of Bangladesh, Burma, Ceylon, India, Nepal, and Pakistan. The typical monsoon period is from around middle of July to around end of September.
Synonyms of Monsoon
Air current, Cat-and-dog weather, Crosscurrent, Current, Current of air, Dirty weather, Downdraft, Draft, Fall wind, Flow of air, Following wind, Head wind, Indraft, Inflow, Inhalation, Inrush, Inspiration, Jetstream, Katabatic wind, Movement of air, Predominance of Aquarius, Raininess, Rains, Rainy day, Rainy season, Rainy weather, Spell of rain, Spring rains, Stormy weather, Stream, Stream of air, Tail wind, Undercurrent, Updraft, Wet, Wet season, Wet weather, Wind
How to use Monsoon in a sentence?
- Sometimes when the rains get so strong it is actually a monsoon and you can do nothing but wait it out.
- The monsoon last August in southern India caused millions of American dollars worth of water damage to the local infrastructure.
- The heavy rains and subsequent flooding were the result of a monsoon that travelled along the southern part of India.
Meaning of Monsoon & Monsoon Definition