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turmoil
used in The Return of the King

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Definition
a state of confusion, disturbance, or disorder
  • Slowly on hand and knee the hobbits crawled away out of the turmoil, until at last unnoticed they dropped over the further edge of the road.
    6.2 — Book 6 Chapter 2 — The Land of Shadow (98% in)
  • A fresh turmoil was surging in its deep wells, and the rivers of fire blazed so fiercely that even at this distance of many miles the light of them lit the tower-top with a red glare.
    6.1 — Book 6 Chapter 1 — The Tower of Cirith Ungol (45% in)
  • By fortune the fires that had poured forth in the great turmoils when Sam stood upon Cirith Ungol had flowed down mainly on the southern and western slopes, and the road on this side was not blocked.
    6.3 — Book 6 Chapter 3 — Mount Doom (68% in)
  • Then Frodo stirred and spoke with a clear voice, indeed with a voice clearer and more powerful than Sam had ever heard him use, and it rose above the throb and turmoil of Mount Doom, ringing in the roof and walls.
    6.3 — Book 6 Chapter 3 — Mount Doom (86% in)

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