tumultuary

adjective

tu·​mul·​tu·​ary tu̇-ˈməl-chə-ˌwer-ē How to pronounce tumultuary (audio)
tyu̇-,
tə-
: attended or marked by tumult, riot, lawlessness, confusion, or impetuosity

Word History

First Known Use

1590, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of tumultuary was in 1590

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Cite this Entry

“Tumultuary.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tumultuary. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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