Synonyms of disturbance
- disorder, bother (informal), turmoil, riot, upheaval, fray, brawl, uproar, agitation, fracas, commotion, rumpus, tumult, hubbub, shindig (informal), ruction (informal), ruckus (informal), shindy (informal)
During the disturbance, three men were hurt.
- upset, bother, disorder, confusion, distraction, intrusion, interruption, annoyance, agitation, hindrance, perturbation, derangement•
The home would cause less disturbance than a school.
- problem, disorder, upset, trouble•
Poor educational performance is linked to emotional disturbances.
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Thesaurus for disturbance from the Collins English Thesaurus
the act of disturbing or the state of being disturbed