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- adj. stormy; tempestuous
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Stormy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
But I recall that in it I likened myself to a sailor navigating shoals and besought the pharos of Giuliana's eyes to bring me safely through, besought her to anoint me with her glance and so hearten me to brave the dangers of that procellous sea.
You wake up in the morning with the sneaking suspicion that you're in for another procellous day.