tumultuary

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

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

Nearby words

  1. tumpline,
  2. tumular,
  3. tumulose,
  4. tumulous,
  5. tumult,
  6. tumultuous,
  7. tumulus,
  8. tun,
  9. tun.,
  10. tuna

Origin of tumultuary

1580–90; < Latin tumultuārius pertaining to bustle or hurry, equivalent to tumultu(s) tumult + -ārius -ary1

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