Turmoil

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Turmoil Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • disturbance usually in protest
  • violent agitation
  • a violent disturbance; "the convulsions of the stock market"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a violent disturbance; "the convulsions of the stock market" ,
  • violent agitation ,
  • disturbance usually in protest

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Turmoil'


  • Turmoil: Turmoil means chaos or disorder. It may also refer to: Turmoil (1984 video game), a 1984 video game released by Bug Byte Turmoil (Transformers), a fictional
  • Xinhai Lhasa Turmoil: Xinhai Lhasa Turmoil (Chinese: 辛亥拉萨动乱) refers to the racial clash in the Lhasa region of Tibet and various mutinies following the Wuchang Uprising. It
  • Triplane Turmoil series: The Triplane Turmoil series contains two games. Triplane Turmoil is a sidescrolling flying game by Finnish Dodekaedron Software released in 1996. It
  • The Turmoil: For the 1924 film, see The Turmoil (1924 film). The Turmoil is a 1916 silent film drama based on a novel by Booth Tarkington. It was produced by Metro
  • Turmoil (1984 video game): This article is about the 1984 video game. For other uses, see Turmoil. Turmoil is a computer game released in 1984 for the ZX Spectrum, and in 1986 for
  • Turmoil in the Swaths: Turmoil in the Swaths (French: Trouble dans les andains) is a novel by the French writer Boris Vian. It was published posthumously by La Jeune Parque

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'Turmoil' example sentence in quotations


* ...solitude is such a potential thing. We hear voices in solitude, we never hear in the hurry and turmoil of life we receive counsels and comforts, we get under no other condition... - Amelia Barr

* Nothing can cause turmoil and the defeat of accomplishment as quickly as disorganization. - Unknown


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Turmoil Sample Sentences in News


  • Turmoil in Yemen escalates as Saudi Arabia bombs rebels
    SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The turmoil in Yemen grew into a regional conflict Thursday, with Saudi Arabia and its allies bombing Shiite rebels allied with Iran, while Egyptian officials said a ground assault will follow the airstrikes. Read more on this news related to 'Turmoil'
  • Turmoil in Yemen escalates
    SANAA, Yemen -- The turmoil in Yemen grew into a regional conflict Thursday, with Saudi Arabia and its allies bombing Shiite rebels allied with Iran, while Egyptian officials said a ground assault wil Read more on this news related to 'Turmoil'
  • Turmoil in Yemen grows as Saudi Arabia leads airstrikes against Shiite rebels
    The turmoil in Yemen grew into a regional conflict Thursday, with Saudi Arabia and its allies bombing Shiite rebels allied with Iran, while Egyptian officials said a ground assault will follow the airstrikes. Iran denounced the Saudi-led air campaign, saying it "considers this action a dangerous step," and oil prices jumped in New York and London after t Read more on this news related to 'Turmoil'

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