verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of roil
OTHER WORDS FROM roilun·roiled, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH roilroil , royal
Example sentences from the Web for roil
It’s a question shoppers and fashion businesses are having to confront as Covid-19 roils the fashion industry.The shelter-at-home era poses a fundamental challenge to fashion|Marc Bain|December 29, 2020|Quartz
The debate over statues and monuments has roiled America in recent years, so Glenn Cantave carved out a new vision.
Moreover some on Wall Street had feared a more progressive choice would have roiled the stock market and favored heavier regulation.
Arise has been a pioneer in driving two currents roiling the American labor market.Meet the Customer Service Reps for Disney and Airbnb Who Have to Pay to Talk to You|by Ken Armstrong, Justin Elliott and Ariana Tobin|October 2, 2020|ProPublica
La Nina occurs when the surface of the Pacific Ocean cools, triggering an atmospheric chain reaction that stands to roil weather around the globe.Coffee prices could surge soon as La Nina heat scorches world’s largest crop supply|Rachel King|September 29, 2020|Fortune
While some polling shows a majority of ordinary Thais approve of martial law, the political class is roiled with suspicion.
And while his remarks have roiled some in the Christian establishment, their net effect can only be beneficial for the church.Pope Francis’s Injunction to Get Back to Basics May Help American Christianity|Joshua DuBois|October 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The country has been roiled by a series of serious cultural and religious transgressions at the hands of U.S. troops.Afghanistan: Casualties of a Pre-Dawn Killing Spree|Sami Yousafzai, Ron Moreau|March 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Protests have roiled even the most indifferent Russian regions, and “Russia Without Putin” movements are a common sight.Putin’s Biggest Threat: Billionaire Playboy Mikhail Prokhorov|Anna Nemtsova|March 2, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Especially at a moment when buckets of blood are swirling in the roiled Republican waters.Obama Should Use Fighting Words in the 2012 State of the Union|Michael Tomasky|January 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This roiled the temper of the Vermonter somewhat, and if I did not say anything, I had a mighty think on.Fifty Years a Hunter and Trapper|Eldred Nathaniel Woodcock
The current, like the smaller one, was yellow and roiled, and the boy looked upon it with a feeling akin to dismay.Camp-fire and Wigwam|Edward Sylvester Ellis
It roiled my blood to imagine the Minion's grin and his delight in what would seem to him nothing but a very pretty comedy.Latitude 19 degree|Mrs. Schuyler Crowninshield
Their doing so roiled my blood, and thanks to those who would have had me lose, I won.A Mind That Found Itself|Clifford Whittingham Beers
Icy cold and distilled darkness; ripples that ran, then raced and roiled and roared.This Crowded Earth|Robert Bloch