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blow itself out

if a storm blows itself out, it ends

blow over

if a storm blows over, it ends

blow up

if a storm or strong wind blows up, it suddenly starts

break

verb

if a storm breaks, it starts

strike

verb

if lightning strikes something such as a tree or a building, it hits it and damages or destroys it

thunder

verb

if it thunders, you hear thunder in the sky

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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