Origin of bouleversementFrench
- A violent uproar; a tumult.
- A reversal.
Origin of bouleversementFrench from Old French bouleverser to overturn boule ball ( from Latin bulla ) verser to overturn ( from Old French) ( from Latin versāre ) ( frequentative of vertere to turn ; see wer-2 in Indo-European roots.)
- Complete overthrow; reversal; turmoil