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Adjective: torrential  tu'ren-shul or to'ren-shul
  1. Relating to or resulting from the action of a torrent
    "torrential erosion"; "torrential adaptations seen in some aquatic forms"
     
  2. Resembling a torrent in force and abundance
    "torrential applause"; "torrential abuse"; "the torrential facility and fecundity characteristic of his style"
     
  3. Pouring in abundance
    "torrential rains"

See also: abundant, uncontrolled