fissure, scissure, pass, fracture, chap, quip, go, fling, cranny, cracking, wisecrack, snap, sally, typhoon, crack, crevice, gap, cruller, shot, blow, whirl, crack cocaine, cleft, offer.
If the directions given in the latter were fully carried out, the stock of our farms would be swept away as by the blast of a tornado.
From there he could watch the tornado
of the elements.
I made the best of my way back, with an indistinct sense of having fought with a small tornado,
and wondering whether I had won a minor victory or sealed an irrevocable defeat.