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Synonyms of turbulent in English:


  • 1 the country's turbulent past
    tempestuous, stormy, unstable, unsettled, tumultuous, explosive, in turmoil, full of upheavals, full of conflict, full of ups and downs, roller-coaster, chaotic, full of confusion;
    violent, wild, anarchic, lawless
    [Antonyms] peaceful
  • 2 turbulent seas
    rough, stormy, tempestuous, storm-tossed, heavy, violent, wild, angry, raging, boiling, seething, foaming, choppy, bumpy, agitated;
    North American  roily
    literary weltering
    rare boisterous
    [Antonyms] calm, quiet, glassy
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