Synonyms of turmoil


1. convulsion, turmoil, upheaval, disturbance, disruption, commotion, flutter, hurly burly, to-do, hoo-ha, hoo-hah, kerfuffle

usage: a violent disturbance; "the convulsions of the stock market"

2. tumult, turmoil, agitation

usage: violent agitation

3. agitation, excitement, turmoil, upheaval, hullabaloo, disturbance

usage: disturbance usually in protest

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