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turmoilnoun [U]

 us   /ˈtɜr·mɔɪl/
a ​state of ​extremeconfusion, ​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)
Translations of “turmoil”
in Spanish caos, confusión, lío…
in Vietnamese sự náo động…
in Malaysian kekacauan…
in Thai ความสับสนอลหม่าน…
in French émoi…
in German der Aufruhr…
in Chinese (Simplified) 混乱,骚乱,动乱…
in Turkish karışıklık, keşmekeş, karmaşa…
in Russian смятение…
in Indonesian kekalutan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 混亂,騷亂,動亂…
in Polish chaos, zamieszanie…
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