What does the word turbulent mean?

    Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Insubordinate.

Usage examples for turbulent

  1. " I see you're in a turbulent state of mind," Miss Ragstead observed. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  2. Because not only is their upkeep a continual and a superfluous tax upon her vital powers, but their hunger for continued function in further such crude activities afflicts her with turbulent impulses, for which the more civilised vocations supply no scope. – Feminism and Sex-Extinction by Arabella Kenealy
  3. Was this boy ever anything but turbulent, he wondered with impatience. – Kenny by Leona Dalrymple