- n a state of wild storminess
- n a state of agitation or turbulent change or development
- Now, apparently, Evgeny has decided her virtuosity on the ice is not enough compensation for her tempestuousness off it.
- Emotions are so consistently overwrought that tempestuousness is soon diminished to nagging petulance.
- The Japanese Government was rumored to have entered an official protest against the "unwarranted tempestuousness" of the Ambassador.