Examples of roil in a sentence
Financial markets have been roiled by the banking crisis.
the waters of the gulf tossed and roiled as the hurricane surged toward the shore
Origin and Etymology of roil
First Known Use: 1590
ROIL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of roil for English Language Learners
: to upset (someone or something) very much : to cause (someone or something) to become very agitated or disturbed
: to move in a violent and confused way
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