Definition for tumultuous


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It seems to signal the waning stages of a tumultuous ride, in which retail investors on Reddit boosted the stock, trying to squeeze short-sellers who were betting against the company.

From Quartz

Tully’s tumultuous childhood leaves her in constant search of love and approval while Kate’s shy demeanor holds her back from going after what she really wants.

From Time

Throughout a tumultuous 2020 and early 2021, brands have paused, tweaked and even blocked social media advertising in response to the crises.

From Digiday

Like other gig companies, Airbnb has had a tumultuous relationship with government officials.

From Quartz

Washington released Haskins, ending the 2019 first-round draft pick’s brief and tumultuous tenure.

William Marshal was born in 1147, and his life was tumultuous from the beginning.

Exploring the pangs of this tumultuous relationship is what most attracted Kent to this project.

And by 1918 there had been a tumultuous upheaval of the four dynasties that dominated East and Central Europe.

Ferdinand Cheval was born the son of peasants in the tumultuous, newly democratic France.

The decision to cease operations at the multi-site church is the culmination of a tumultuous year.

To describe the joy, the intense and tumultuous delight of that moment, were beyond the power of words.

Upon its tumultuous volume they swept forward, side by side… striking out wildly.

Ethel's mind was in too irritated and tumultuous a state for her to derive her usual solace from Cube Root.

Every moment the mob increased in density, and with difficulty the coaches wormed their way through the tumultuous gatherings.

But the majority were occupied with the terrible fate of Henrietta, or were watching the tumultuous crowd outside.

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On this page you'll find 59 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tumultuous, such as: boisterous, fierce, hectic, raucous, riotous, and stormy.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.