definitions
  • synonyms

tumultuary

[ too-muhl-choo-er-ee, tyoo- ]
/ tuˈmʌl tʃuˌɛr i, tyu- /
|

adjective

tumultuous; turbulent.
confused; disorderly; haphazard: tumultuary habits of studying.

Nearby words

tumpline, tumular, tumulose, tumulous, tumult, tumultuary, tumultuous, tumulus, tun, tun., tuna

Origin of tumultuary

1580–90; < Latin tumultuārius pertaining to bustle or hurry, equivalent to tumultu(s) tumult + -ārius -ary1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for tumultuary