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turbulent
used in Babbitt

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Definition
a state of disturbance and disorder

or:

of liquid or gas:  rough (rapid and irregular flow)
  • Only in spirited engagements with his wife did these turbulent fears rise to the surface.
    Chapter 32 (82% in)
  • With Patten was an impatient man with turbulent black hair and a hussar mustache—Dr. A. I. Dilling, the surgeon.
    Chapter 33 (41% in)

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