convulsion, turmoil, upheaval(noun)
a violent disturbance
"the convulsions of the stock market"
agitation, excitement, turmoil, upheaval, hullabaloo(noun)
disturbance usually in protest
A state of great disorder or uncertainty.
Origin: origin. Perhaps from .
harassing labor; trouble; molestation by tumult; disturbance; worrying confusion
to harass with commotion; to disquiet; to worry
to be disquieted or confused; to be in commotion
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
tur′moil, n. harassing labour: disturbance.—v.t. to harass with commotion: to weary.—v.i. to be disquieted or in commotion. [Perh. L. tremĕre, to shake.]
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The numerical value of turmoil in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of turmoil in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of turmoil in a Sentence
Economic progress, in capitalist society, means turmoil.
Turkey is in turmoil( and) the flames are engulfing everyone.
We see fighting, we see turmoil. We see increased presence of (ISIS).
Nothing prepares you for seeing your child in such turmoil. I felt helpless.
Nothing can cause turmoil and the defeat of accomplishment as quickly as disorganization.
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- Unruhe, Unordnung, Tumult, AufruhrGerman
- turbulencia, dificultad, desordenSpanish
- sekasorto, myllerrys, kaaosFinnish
- chaos, désordreFrench
- scompiglio, disordine, caosItalian
- потрясение, беспорядок, смута, суматоха, хаос, смятениеRussian
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