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Synonyms of 'disruption'

(noun) 
delays and disruption to flights from Britain
Synonyms
disturbance
The home would cause less disturbance than a school.
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disorder
The emergency room was in disorder.
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confusion
The rebel leader seems to have escaped in the confusion.
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interference
Users complained of interference and background noise.
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disarray
The feud has plunged the country into political disarray.
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interruption
The sudden interruption stopped her in mid-flow.
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disorderliness

Additional synonyms

in the sense of confusion
Definition
disorder
The rebel leader seems to have escaped in the confusion.
in the sense of disarray
Definition
confusion and lack of discipline
The feud has plunged the country into political disarray.
Synonyms
indiscipline,
unruliness,
disorderliness
in the sense of disorder
Definition
a state of untidiness and disorganization
The emergency room was in disorder.
Synonyms
untidiness,
havoc (informal),
hotchpotch,
hodgepodge,
pig's breakfast (informal),
disorderliness

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