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Synonyms for tumultuous
tuˈmʌl tʃu əs, tyu-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disruptive, riotous, troubled, tumultuous, turbulent(adj)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    luxuriant, profuse, fast, lush, debauched, riotous, libertine, turbulent, dissolute, roiling, disruptive, degraded, roiled, churning, troubled, dissipated, exuberant, roily, degenerate, profligate

    Antonyms:
    quiet

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. tumultuous

    Synonyms:
    disorderly, disturbed, confused, turbulent, agitate, seditious, lawless, riotous, unruly

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tumultuous(a.)

    Synonyms:
    uproarious, riotous, turbulent

  2. tumultuous(a.)

    Synonyms:
    disturbed, agitated, restless, uneasy, unquiet

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. tumultuous(a)

    Synonyms:
    disorderly, turbulent, noisy, riotous

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    turbulent, troubled, stormy

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How to use tumultuous in a sentence?

  1. Gina Haspel:

    Having served in that tumultuous time, I can offer you my personal commitment, clearly and without reservation, that under my leadership on my watch, [the] CIA will not restart such a detention and interrogation program.

  2. Adam Johnson:

    For his hard work and his success in leading NetJets through a very tumultuous economic period, Jordan has earned our sincerest thanks and best wishes for his next endeavors.

  3. Michael Deibert:

    Without a functioning Parliament and without a prime minister, I'm afraid it could be a tumultuous time in January.

  4. Rabindranath Tagore:

    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.

  5. Chris Barron:

    Trump’s absurd utterances to illustrate the president’s tumultuous inner life of paranoia, narcissism and xenophobia.


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