tumult: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (t'mult, ty'-), [key]
- violent and noisy commotion or disturbance of a crowd or mob; uproar: The tumult reached its height during the premier's speech.
- a general outbreak, riot, uprising, or other disorder: The tumult moved toward the embassy.
- highly distressing agitation of mind or feeling; turbulent mental or emotional disturbance: His placid facade failed to conceal the tumult of his mind.
- tumult (Thesaurus)