unturbulent

turbulent

[tur-byuh-luhnt]
adjective
1.
being in a state of agitation or tumult; disturbed: turbulent feelings or emotions.
2.
characterized by, or showing disturbance, disorder, etc.: the turbulent years.
3.
given to acts of violence and aggression: the turbulent young soldiers.

Origin:
1530–40; < Latin turbulentus restless, equivalent to turb(a) turmoil + -ulentus -ulent

turbulently, adverb
unturbulent, adjective
unturbulently, adverb


1. agitated, tumultuous, violent, tempestuous, disordered.
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turbulent (ˈtɜːbjʊlənt)
 
adj
1.  being in a state of turbulence
2.  wild or insubordinate; unruly
 
[C16: from Latin turbulentus, from turba confusion]
 
'turbulently
 
adv

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turbulent
1538, "disorderly, tumultuous, unruly" (of persons), from M.Fr. turbulent (12c.), from L. turbulentus "full of commotion, restless," from turba "turmoil, crowd" (see turbid). In ref. to weather, attested from 1573. Turbulence is first recorded 1598.
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