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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
  • 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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* ...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


  • FTSE shrugs off Greek turmoil
    The FTSE 100 managed to shrug off the turmoil in Greek markets to end the day slightly higher. Read more on this news related to 'Turmoil'
  • Super Bowl caps season of turmoil in league
    Seattle take on New England in what promises to be a compelling Super Bowl 49 on Sunday, but the title showcase caps a season of turmoil in the NFL. Commissioner Roger Goodell has been at the center of the storm as the league grappled -- often clumsily -- with charges of violence by players against women and children that put fans and sponsors on edge. Goodell was Read more on this news related to 'Turmoil'
  • Greek radical left wins election, threatening market turmoil
    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A radical left-wing party vowing to end Greece's painful austerity program won a historic victory in Sunday's parliamentary elections, setting up a showdown with the country's in Read more on this news related to 'Turmoil'

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