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Definition of 'chaos'

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Bring utter misery and chaos to millions of people by going on strike. The Sun (2016)Second, a No vote could bring political chaos. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It comes after scenes of chaos last summer. The Sun (2015)This cannot be done in the short term without causing complete chaos. Times, Sunday Times (2013)What can you do with this chaos but bring out moments of beauty and of drama? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Yet the backdrop to my journey towards adulthood was one of economic and political chaos. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The first official festival was utter chaos. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The world of giants is a world of chaos. Crowley, Vivianne Phoenix From the Flame (1994)He added it was not a return to the freezing conditions which caused chaos last month. The Sun (2010)It was complete chaos in the theatre. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The country faces economic and social chaos. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Patients were screaming out in pain and the ward appeared to be in utter chaos. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The world chaos does not capture it. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Do you remember the chaos last year when you ran out of salt? Times, Sunday Times (2010) Complete chaos that makes for a blinding read. The Sun (2014)That would lead to economic chaos and cost jobs. The Sun (2015)It is a desert scene of utter chaos. Times, Sunday Times (2008)All the coverage of the snow chaos was complete overkill. The Sun (2010)Such a policy would disrupt the balance of power and lead to economic and social chaos. Garraty, John Arthur The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)But his selection and the feeble dogma behind it has caused utter chaos. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The reason why the world is in chaos is because things are being loved and people are being used. The Sun (2015)Because the world is basically chaos. Times, Sunday Times (2007)WHY is it that a mere dusting of snow can bring chaos to much of the country? The Sun (2007)MORE heavy rain is expected to bring chaos to large areas today. The Sun (2014)A new course brings chaos from the off, with two tough new challenges involving floating tiles and spinning hoops. The Sun (2016)

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Translations for 'chaos'

British English: chaos /ˈkeɪɒs/ NOUN
Chaos is a state of complete disorder and confusion.
The meeting ended in chaos.
  • American English: chaos
  • Arabic: فَوْضَى
  • Brazilian Portuguese: caos
  • Chinese: 混乱
  • Croatian: kaos
  • Czech: chaos
  • Danish: kaos
  • Dutch: chaos
  • European Spanish: caos
  • Finnish: kaaos
  • French: chaos
  • German: Chaos
  • Greek: χάος
  • Italian: caos
  • Japanese: 大混乱
  • Korean: 혼돈
  • Norwegian: kaos
  • Polish: zamieszanie
  • European Portuguese: caos
  • Romanian: haos
  • Russian: хаос
  • Spanish: caos
  • Swedish: kaos
  • Thai: ความสับสน
  • Turkish: kargaşa
  • Ukrainian: безлад
  • Vietnamese: sự hỗn loạn

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