ferment[ noun fur-ment; verb fer-ment ]SEE DEFINITION OF ferment
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FERMENT
I see him smiling and debonair at the minute when I am in a ferment.
But the issue of Kniggrtz startled Napoleon and set France in ferment.
It spread like wildfire, and in half an hour all the town was in a ferment.
But am in such a ferment, that I cannot at present write to them.
Let it ferment for three days in a tub covered with a double blanket.
If the liquor is not put immediately into the jugs, it will not ferment well.
It ranged out over an ocean world which was all in a state of ferment and change.
The whole town was in a ferment, gathered in the town square.
These plums are apt to ferment, if not boiled in two syrups; the former will sweeten pies, but will have too much acid to keep.
He returned with intelligence that set our shanty in a ferment.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FERMENT
- big scene
- big stink
- hell broke loose
- emotional upset