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Sturm Und Drang

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Noun

1. sturm und drang, turbulence, upheaval

a state of violent disturbance and disorder (as in politics or social conditions generally)

Example Sentences:
'the industrial revolution was a period of great turbulence'

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Sturm Und Drang

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noun
a German literary movement of the latter half of the 18th century, characterized by a reaction against rationalism

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Sturm Und Drang

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an early romantic movement in 18th-cent. German literature and music

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Sturm Und Drang

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n.
1. Turmoil; ferment: "A book's historical roots represent another barrier; so does the personal Sturm und Drang of the author" (Robert Kanigel).
2. A German romantic literary movement of the late 1700s whose works typically depicted the struggles of a highly emotional individual against conventional society.

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