GRE Word List

TURMOIL

a state or condition of extreme confusion, agitation, or commotion

The meaning of the word turmoil is a state or condition of extreme confusion, agitation, or commotion.

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disdaina feeling of contempt for someone or something regarded as unworthy or inferior : scorn
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afterlifean existence after death
rareseldom occurring or found : uncommon
compressto press or squeeze together
litheeasily bent or flexed
kenthe range of perception, understanding, or knowledge