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Another word for roily

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Adjective
  1. Having sediment or foreign particles stirred up or suspended

    See also:

    clear

  2. Violently disturbed or agitated, as by storms

      1. Extremely unfortunate or regrettable:
      2. Covered or marked with dirt or an unwanted substance; unclean.
      3. Not bright and clear in color; somewhat dull or drab. Often used in combination:
      1. Designating, of, or equipped with massive or relatively heavy weapons, armor, etc.
      2. Too dense or rich to digest easily:
      3. Violent; rough:
      1. Remarkable; extraordinary:
      2. Very active and unpredictable; volatile:
      1. Not easily traveled over or through because rocky, overgrown, wild, etc.
      2. Difficult to endure or live through, especially because of harsh or inclement weather:
      3. Regarded as being risky, dangerous, offensive, etc., often as a result of lacking in conventional social controls
      1. Demanding great effort, ability, or endurance:
      2. Lacking culture or polish; coarse and rude:
      3. Broken into sharp or irregular points; uneven; not smooth; rough
      1. Subject to, characterized by, or affected by storms; tempestuous.
      2. Characterized by violent emotions, passions, speech, or actions:
      3. Violent, raging, turbulent, etc.
      1. Of, involving, or like a tempest
      2. Violent; turbulent
      3. Characterized by violent emotions or actions; tumultuous:
      1. Making a tumult
      2. Characterized by mental or emotional agitation:
      3. Full of or characterized by tumult; wild and noisy; uproarious
      1. Moving rapidly or violently:
      2. Marked by or causing turmoil; unruly or boisterous
      3. Full of commotion or wild disorder
      1. Bad, vile, repulsive, offensive, objectionable, etc.
      2. Marked by or inclined to anger or bad feelings; disagreeable:
      3. (--- New England) Unmanageable. Used of animals, especially cows or horses.
      1. Extreme; intense; very strong
      2. Causing or intending to cause damage, injury, or death, often when involving great force:
      3. Characterized by extreme emotion, especially anger:
      1. Occurring, growing, or living in a natural state; not domesticated, cultivated, or tamed:
      2. Based on little or no evidence or probability; unfounded:
      3. Characterized by a lack of moral restraint; dissolute or licentious:
    See also:

    calm

Another word for roily