Definition of Tumultuous disturbance
1. Noun. A sudden violent disturbance.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Tumultuous Disturbance
Literary usage of Tumultuous disturbance
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Judicial and Statutory Definitions of Words and Phrases by West Publishing Company (1914)
"while the three men resisting the arrest constituted a "riot" under the common-law definition that a riot Is a tumultuous disturbance of the peace by three ..."
2. A Treatise on Criminal Law by Francis Wharton, William Draper Lewis (1896)
"Unlawful assembly is an assembly threatening a tumultuous disturbance of the ... Riot is a tumultuous disturbance of public peace with mutual unlawful ..."
3. The Mining Reports: A Series Containing the Cases on the Law of Mines Found by Robert Stewart Morrison, Emilio Dominguez De Soto (1885)
"Was this a tumultuous disturbance of the public peace by three or more persons assembled there together of their own authority, with intent mutually to ..."
4. Retrospective Lessons on Railway Strikes, United Kingdom by Edward J. O'B. Croker (1898)
"A riot is a tumultuous disturbance of the public peace by persons assembled together of ... Now, as to what amounts to a tumultuous disturbance, there is no ..."
5. The Western Journal of Medicine and Surgery edited by Lunsford Pitts Yandell, Theodore Stout Bell (1851)
"In acute diseases, the interruption is sudden and violent, gives rise to tumultuous disturbance, and leads to prompt issues. This tumultuous disturbance is ..."