Meaning of “turmoil” in the English Dictionary


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

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turmoilnoun [ U ]

us /ˈtɜr·mɔɪl/

a state of extreme confusion, uncertainty, or lack of order:

Her mind was in turmoil.
She grew up in the turmoil of the 1960s.

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