how to pronounce turmoil

/ˈtɝˌmɔɪl/

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turmoil frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word turmoil occurs in english on average 4.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

turmoil is pronounced in two syllables

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tɝmɔɪl

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An example use of turmoil in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… points north were in great turmoil and …”

meanings of turmoil

noun:

  1. Harassing labour; trouble; disturbance.
  2. A state of great disorder or uncertainty.

verb:

  1. To be disquieted or confused; to be in commotion.
  2. To harass with commotion; to disquiet; to worry.

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