Translation of "turbulence" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈtɜː.bjʊ.ləns/ us /ˈtɝː.bjə-/

a state of confusion without any order

The era was characterized by political and cultural turbulence.
There are signs of turbulence ahead for the economy.

strong sudden movements within air or water

We might be experiencing some turbulence on this flight due to an approaching electrical storm.

(Translation of “turbulence” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)