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Tumultuous Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination; "effects of the struggle will be violent and disruptive"; "riotous times"; "these troubled areas"; "the tumultuous years of his administration"; "a turbulent and unruly childhood"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Tumultuous'

  • Tumultuous: Tumultuous may refer to: Tumultuous Petitioning Act 1661 Tumultuous behavior, a form of disorderly conduct
  • The Journey: Tumultuous Times: The Journey: Tumultuous Times (Chinese : 信约:动荡的年代, also known as Tumultuous Times) will be the second season of MediaCorp Channel 8 's ...
  • Tumultuous Petitioning Act 1661: The Tumultuous Petitioning Act 1661 (13 Car 2 stat 1 c 5) was an Act of the Parliament of England . Its long title was "An Act against ...
  • The 80s: A Look Back at the Tumultuous Decade 1980-1989: The 80s: A Look Back at the Tumultuous Decade 1980-1989 is a humor book published in 1979. It was edited by Tony Hendra , Christopher Cerf ...

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'Tumultuous' example sentence in quotations

* The same stream of life that runs through my veins night and day runs through the world and dances in rhythmic measures. It is the same life that shoots in joy through the dust of the earth in numberless blades of grass and breaks into tumultuous waves of leaves and flowers. It is the same life that is rocked in the ocean-cradle of birth and of death, in ebb and in flow. I feel my limbs are made glorious by the touch of this world of life. And my pride is from the life-throb of ages dancing in my blood this moment. - Rabindranath Tagore

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Tumultuous Sample Sentences in News

  • Shirtless Shia LaBeouf Shows Off Beefed Up Bod, Talks Tumultuous Relationship With His Father and Finding God
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  • EM Bond ETFs Face Another Russia Downgrade
    Despite another tumultuous year for emerging markets equities, investors have remained confident regarding sovereign debt issued by developing world governments. Last week, the iShares J.P. Morgan USD ... Read more on this news related to 'Tumultuous'
  • U.S. Stocks: Tenacious Or Teetering?
    Stocks ended a tumultuous week with a burst of strength, but some money managers are warning that the underlying problems that drove prices down in the first place still loom large. Read more on this news related to 'Tumultuous'

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