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Synonyms for tumult

Synonyms for tumult

sounds or a sound, especially when loud, confused, or disagreeable

a quarrel, fight, or disturbance marked by very noisy, disorderly, and often violent behavior

an interruption of regular procedure or of public peace

Synonyms for tumult

violent agitation


Related Words

the act of making a noisy disturbance

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The rabble were entirely reduced by this, and gradually dispersed, and so the tumult ended."
There was an energy, a conviction, and a sincerity in the manner of the young man, which silenced the tumult. All eyes were turned for a moment towards the procureur, who sat as motionless as though a thunderbolt had changed him into a corpse.
He was dead; and even as he died a line of white heat, the limb of the sun, rose eastward beyond the projection of the bay, splashing its radiance across the sky and turning the dark sea into a weltering tumult of dazzling light.
The din and tumult now became tenfold, and I perceived that several of the priests were on the spot, all of whom were evidently urging Mow-Mow and the other chiefs to prevent my departure; and the detestable word
What a tumult of emotions rushed upon me at this startling intelligence!
His cortege--what we should nowadays call his staff--of bishops and abbés invaded the estrade in his train, not without causing redoubled tumult and curiosity among the audience.
I do not, of course, mean that there are not battles, conspiracies, tumults, factions, and all those other phenomena which are supposed to make History interesting; nor would I deny that the strange mixture of the problems of life and the problems of Mathematics, continually inducing conjecture and giving the opportunity of immediate verification, imparts to our existence a zest which you in Spaceland can hardly comprehend.
And if his successors had been united they would have enjoyed it securely and at their ease, for there were no tumults raised in the kingdom except those they provoked themselves.
Yesterday evening, during rush hour when workers were returning home, Uncle Joe bus stop at Mokola Roundabout in Ibadan was thrown into tumult as cows numbering about 40 came out from a street to the Mokola main road.
ISLAMABAD -- A meeting of the MCI held under the direction of Supreme Court disturbed by a tumult. The member of MCI criticized the proposal for regularization of illegal commercial hydrant plants, tube wells and water boring.
corporate bond update: issuance is expected to pick up today with the CVS deal now out of the way and some calm returning following the tariff tumult. Kommunalbanken has priced its $500 M 3-year FRN at 3mL +4.
Ballone offers an explanation for the event, the Tumult, by placing it in the context of the early 17th-century Mexico.
KARACHI -- Muttahida Quami Movement-Pakistan Chief Farooq Sattar said on Saturday that the trend of creating commotion, tumult and violence in courts is a deplorable act.
After the tumult in the past months, are relations between the Philippines and the United States bound for a turnaround under a new American President?
The game's creator, iNK Stories, says the game will explore the tumult of that year through the crumbling family relationships it triggered, across settings such as Evin Prison and inside militant hideouts as Tehran.