Definition and Meanings for tumult
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Part of Speech of tumult
noun, intransitive verb
Etymology of tumult
Meaning of tumult
- the commotion or agitation of a multitude, usually accompanied with great noise, uproar, and confusion of voices; hurly-burly; noisy confusion.
- violent commotion or agitation, with confusion of sounds; as, the tumult of the elements.
- irregular or confused motion; agitation; high excitement; as, the tumult of the spirits or passions.
as intransitive verb
- to make a tumult; to be in great commotion.