from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Characterized by tumult; noisy and disorderly: tumultuous applause.
- adj. Tending to cause tumult.
- adj. Confusedly or violently agitated.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Noisy and disorderly
- adj. Causing tumult
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Full of tumult; characterized by tumult; disorderly; turbulent.
- adj. Conducted with disorder; noisy; confused; boisterous; disorderly.
- adj. Agitated, as with conflicting passions; disturbed.
- adj. Turbulent; violent.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pull of tumult, disorder, or confusion; conducted with tumult; disorderly.
- Characterized by uproar, noise, confusion, or the like: as, a tumultuous assembly.
- Agitated; disturbed, as by passion.
- Turbulent; violent.
- Synonyms Uproarious, riotous.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination
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