Synonyms for turmoil

Synonyms for (noun) turmoil

Synonyms: turmoil, upheaval, hullabaloo, excitement, agitation

Definition: disturbance usually in protest

Similar words: disturbance

Definition: the act of disturbing something or someone; setting something in motion


Synonyms: tumult, turmoil

Definition: violent agitation

Similar words: agitation

Definition: the feeling of being agitated; not calm


Synonyms: upheaval, turmoil, convulsion

Definition: a violent disturbance

Usage: the convulsions of the stock market

Similar words: disruption, disturbance, to-do, commotion, flutter, hoo-ha, hoo-hah, hurly burly, kerfuffle

Definition: a disorderly outburst or tumult

Usage: they were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused