GRE Word List

TUMULT

commotion of a great crowd; riot; noise; uproar; ADJ. tumultuous: noisy and disorderly

The meaning of the word tumult is commotion of a great crowd; riot; noise; uproar; ADJ. tumultuous: noisy and disorderly.

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