Turmoil

Double click on any word to get a popup explanation of the word and sample sentences
Dictionary | Wikipedia | Synonyms | Quotation | News

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

Would you like to add your own explaination to this word 'Turmoil'?

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 ...
  • Turmoil (1984 video game): Turmoil is a computer game released in 1984 for the ZX Spectrum , and in 1986 for the MSX by Bug Byte . The player takes control of ...

Words and phrases related to 'Turmoil'



'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


Click here for more related quotations on 'Turmoil'

Turmoil Sample Sentences in News


  • Fed Bets on Job Gains, Unshaken by Global Market Turmoil
    Federal Reserve officials dismissed recent turmoil in global financial markets, and focused instead on "solid" employment gains that will keep them on a path toward an interest-rate increase next year. "The FOMC is making a pretty bold call here," said Chris Rupkey, chief financial economist at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd. in New York. Whi Read more on this news related to 'Turmoil'
  • Middle East turmoil hits gays hard
    Turmoil in the Middle East hits gay people hard Read more on this news related to 'Turmoil'
  • Capitol Report: Greenspan: Fed can’t exit without turmoil
    It won’t be possible for the Fed to exit its accommodative monetary policy without some turmoil in financial markets, said former U.S. central bank chairman Alan Greenspan on Wednesday. Read more on this news related to 'Turmoil'

Want to be famous? Add your definition to the meaning of 'Turmoil'


Search for more meaning of 'Turmoil' on the web