Synonyms for Tornado:

adj.

very fast (adjective)
whirlwind.

n.

blow, crosswind, typhoon, mistral, easterly, dust devil, headwind, jet stream, airstream. act of god (noun)
hurricane.
gale (noun)
chinook, squall, blow, tempest, mistral.
hurricane (noun)
gale.
phenomenon (noun)
twister.
storm (noun)
blizzard, gust.
tornado (noun)
twister, typhoon, storm, whirlwind, cyclone, wind.
violent storm (noun)
gale.
wind (noun)
whirlwind, tempest, hurricane, breeze, gale, wind, air, storm, trade wind, gust, blizzard, cyclone, chinook, twister, draft, squall.

v.

blow (verb)
typhoon.

Other synonyms:

Other relevant words:
dust devil, typhoon, mistral, blow.

Usage examples for tornado

  1. Ere the startled multitudes had stirred from their first surprised position, the tempest came down in its fury, sweeping, tornado like, from West to East, and then into one grand gyration circling the whole horizon. – The Allen House or Twenty Years Ago and Now by T. S. Arthur
  2. " Stop a hurricane, or a tornado – The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas by James Fenimore Cooper
  3. The speech was received with a very tornado of laughter. – The Turnstile by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason