turmoil - Dictionary definition and meaning for word turmoil
turmoil: turn + oil...when the government raises the price of oil..it creates turmoil among the public.
turn me into oil ...it means state of confusion
turmoil: the term "oil" has always been a matter of great confusion for me to pronounce correctly.
An EMBROIL can cause a lot of TURMOIL.
oil is in gulf countries!!! and a "big agitation, unrest" is going on there!!!
turmoil seems like boil.. remember how it looks like if something is boilibg.. high agitation