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English definition of “disorder”

disorder

noun [U] (ANGRY SITUATION)    /dɪˈsɔː.dər/ US  /-ˈsɔːr.dɚ/
C1 an angry, possibly violent, expression of not being happy or satisfied about something, especially about a political matter, by crowds of people: The trial was kept secret because of the risk of public disorder.Social order and disorder
(Definition of disorder noun (ANGRY SITUATION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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