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Daemon
Posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2020 12:00:00 AM
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tumult

(noun) Violent and noisy commotion or disturbance of a crowd or mob.

Synonyms: garboil, uproar

Usage: He could hear a great tumult in the street and looked out the window to see a lynch mob heading for the jail.
Ashwin Vemuri
Posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2020 1:13:06 AM

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I can see regular tumult on the streets in USA due to the pandemic and elections.
Wilmar (USA) 1M
Posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2020 8:47:06 AM

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As much as some would like to think so, there is not regular tumult in the streets of the USA.
monamagda
Posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2020 9:13:23 AM

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thar
Posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2020 9:52:56 AM

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uproar, swell of noise and chaos.

the same Greek/Latin root as tumulus - an iron age burial mound.


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