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marked by unrest or disturbance

violently disturbed or agitated, as by storms

Synonyms for tumultuous

characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination

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Still I see nothing but a tumultuous mob of idiots and madmen, who are busy in prostrating themselves before a gigantic cameleopard, and endeavoring to obtain a kiss of the animal's hoofs.
THE Columbia, or Oregon, for the distance of thirty or forty miles from its entrance into the sea, is, properly speaking, a mere estuary, indented by deep bays so as to vary from three to seven miles in width; and is rendered extremely intricate and dangerous by shoals reaching nearly from shore to shore, on which, at times, the winds and currents produce foaming and tumultuous breakers.
More and more festivals of such kind are needed in these tumultuous days.
Krislov's resignation comes in the wake of a tumultuous year at Oberlin that saw the school struggle to deal with both student protests and incidents of anti-Semitism on campus.
In what Lifetime described as the "tumultuous true story" of Spears' life, "Britney" will cover the singer's rise to stardom in the late 1990s, her tumultuous personal relations in the 2000s - including the breakup with fellow sensation Justin Timberlake and marriages to childhood friend Jason Alexander and backup dancer Kevin Federline - and eventually getting back on track as she rebuilt her career.
TUMULTUOUS While 44 per cent said they have an unfavourable view of Mr Corbyn, the same proportion had that attitude towards David Cameron too.
Petersen's superbly written biography, "John Mullan: The Tumultuous Life of a Western Road Builder".
She surreptitiously battles to free captive slaves against her master's wishes, endures banishment in the desert, struggles to free herself from her autocratic master, and realizes that her tumultuous relationship with Ben is changing.
Her first year in office has been tumultuous, to say the least, and look out for Ann's presidential-style campaign camper van, dubbed "Ann Force One," which she uses to tour the county to find out the concerns of her constituents.
Summary: The tumultuous political developments in Ukraine have offered up several salient lessons for people in this part of the world.
Miley and Liam have a very tumultuous relationship and both are exhausted.
Doug Ford, are due to return to the recording booth for their weekly radio show on Sunday afternoon, following a tumultuous week in which both denied separate drug-related allegations that have been made about them.
London, Feb 9 ( ANI ): Formula One ace Lewis Hamilton has praised new team Mercedes, saying that they have been supportive since his arrival from McLaren despite a tumultuous first week with the Brackley based team.
A new world to be won; John Kennedy, Richard Nixon, and the tumultuous year of 1960.
The Reds take on the Llanelli side at the end of a tumultuous week that saw Alan Quinlan announce his retirement with the province, and Paul O'Connell, right, receive news he could be back if Munster make the league and/or Amlin Cup final.