Meaning of “tumult” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “tumult” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tumultnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈtu·mʌlt/

noise and excitement, or a state of confusion, change, or uncertainty:

[ U ] mental tumult
[ U ] The garden sits amid the tumult of downtown Vancouver.
adjective us /tʊˈmʌl·tʃu·əs/

The honoree received tumultuous applause.

(Definition of “tumult” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)