Synonyms of turmoil in English:

turmoil


See definition of turmoil

noun

1‘a time of great political turmoil’

SYNONYMS

confusion, upheaval, upheavals, turbulence, tumult, disorder, commotion, disturbance, agitation, ferment, unrest, trouble, disruption, upset, convulsions, chaos, mayhem, pandemonium, bedlam, uproar

uncertainty

Sturm und Drang

North American informal tohubohu

archaic moil, coil

ANTONYMS

calm, peace


Phrases

    in turmoil

      ‘as he spoke, his mind was in turmoil’

      SYNONYMS

      in confusion, in a whirl, at sixes and sevens

      reeling, spinning, disorientated

      informal

      all over the place, not knowing whether one is coming or going