See also: Tumult

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French tumulte, from Latin tumultus (noise, tumult).

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NounEdit

tumult (plural tumults)

  1. Confused, agitated noise as made by a crowd.
  2. Violent commotion or agitation, often with confusion of sounds.
    • 2018 January 1, Donald McRae, “The Guardian footballer of the year 2017: Juan Mata”, in the Guardian[1]:
      Football is a game of tumult and glory, of small disappointments and lingering dreams, and Mata has played long enough at the highest level to appreciate these truths.
    the tumult of the elements
    the tumult of the spirits or passions
  3. A riot or uprising.

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VerbEdit

tumult (third-person singular simple present tumults, present participle tumulting, simple past and past participle tumulted)

  1. (obsolete) To make a tumult; to be in great commotion.

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tumultus (noise, tumult).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tumult/, [tˢuˈmulˀd̥]

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tumult c (singular definite tumulten, plural indefinite tumulter)

  1. uproar, tumult
  2. riot, disturbance
  3. scuffle

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch tumult, from Old French tumulte, from Latin tumultus.

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tumult n (plural tumulten)

  1. tumult

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PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin tumultus.

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tumult m inan

  1. tumult (noise as made by a crowd)
    Synonym: zgiełk
  2. (archaic) tumult (violent commotion or agitation)
    Synonym: zamieszki

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Further readingEdit

  • tumult in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • tumult in Polish dictionaries at PWN

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tumultus

NounEdit

tumult n (plural tumulturi)

  1. tumult

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