What is another word for Saint Elmos Fire?

64 synonyms found


[ sˈe͡ɪnt ˈɛlmə͡ʊz fˈa͡ɪ͡ə], [ sˈe‍ɪnt ˈɛlmə‍ʊz fˈa‍ɪ‍ə], [ s_ˈeɪ_n_t ˈɛ_l_m_əʊ_z f_ˈaɪə]

Saint Elmos Fire is a natural phenomenon that occurs during thunderstorms and is often considered a symbol of good luck for sailors. This electrical discharge appears as glowing plasma around sharp objects like ship masts and lightning rods. Synonyms for Saint Elmos Fire include corposant, fireball, and ball of fire. The term heliophany refers to any manifestation of light, while the general term for electricity in the atmosphere is atmospheric electricity. Other related terms include lightning, thunder, and thunderstorms. Saint Elmos Fire has inspired awe and fascination for centuries and continues to be a source of wonder and inspiration for many people today.

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    How to use "Saint elmos fire" in context?

    Saint Elmos Fire is a fast moving natural disaster that has devastated the city of Santa Rosa, California on October 8, 2017. The fire began as a result of a mechanical failure in a warehouse on October 2, 2017 and quickly burned through the city with winds gusting to over 80 miles per hour. At its height, the fire was described as a city on fire with nearly 90% of the city destroyed. The fire has officially been declared over as of December 10, 2017.

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