Definition of 'chaotic'
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In the rebel areas away from the front line residents reported chaotic scenes, with new arrivals being squeezed into already overcrowded homes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)BRITISH holidaymakers began flying home from The Gambia yesterday amid chaotic scenes and rising fears of civil war. The Sun (2017)The building took on a chaotic life of its own. Christianity Today (2000)Those with a chaotic family life need school to be a refuge and a contrast. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We realise what a chaotic mess we have made of the planet. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The council worried that the house was chaotic and untidy and that the family were in debt. Times, Sunday Times (2010)My first reaction to the chaotic scene was one of horror. A Patchwork Garden: Unexpected Pleasures from a Country Garden (1990)They often have a chaotic family life with a lack of parental attention and guidance. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The curves look like a lot of chaotic mess. EXTINCTION: Evolution and the End of Man (2002)It is a chaotic mess and there is little time to sort it out. Times, Sunday Times (2009) Family life was chaotic and holidays were always done on the spur of the moment. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Did you live in an emotionally chaotic family? The Sun (2008)It makes life feel less chaotic. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Everything was more chaotic and disorganised, with fewer controls and commercial imperatives to temper behaviour. Times, Sunday Times (2016)My house is chaotic but it's great fun. The Sun (2014)But behind the scenes things were chaotic, with rows and a string of unpaid bills. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It was the same little house, but chaotic. Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994)She is loyal to her family, but her life was chaotic. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The Blues chief also had to hold back some of his players during the chaotic scenes that followed. The Sun (2016)And there lies the secret: you are none of the above and your life is a chaotic mess. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Amid chaotic scenes, furious workers launched a barrage of fruit and vegetables and eggs from their packed lunches. The Sun (2009)We are sitting on big red sofas in his Norfolk home where minutes earlier a joyfully chaotic scene had greeted our arrival. Times, Sunday Times (2008)When I was growing up our house was chaotic. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'chaotic'
British English: chaotic /ˈkeɪˈɒtɪk/ ADJECTIVE
If a situation is chaotic, it is in a state of disorder and confusion.
He began to rummage among the chaotic mess of papers on his desk.
- American English: chaotic
- Arabic: مُشَوَّش
- Brazilian Portuguese: caótico
- Chinese: 混乱的
- Croatian: kaotičan
- Czech: chaotický
- Danish: kaotisk
- Dutch: chaotisch
- European Spanish: caótico
- Finnish: sekasortoinen
- French: chaotique
- German: chaotisch
- Greek: χαοτικός
- Italian: caotico
- Japanese: 大混乱した
- Korean: 혼돈된
- Norwegian: kaotisk
- Polish: chaotyczny
- European Portuguese: caótico
- Romanian: haotic
- Russian: хаотический
- Spanish: caótico
- Swedish: kaotisk
- Thai: ยุ่งเหยิง
- Turkish: karmakarışık
- Ukrainian: безладний
- Vietnamese: hỗn loạn
Definition of chaotic from the Collins English Dictionary
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