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English definition of “havoc”


noun [U] uk   /ˈhæv.ək/ us  
confusion and lack of order, especially causing damage or trouble: The storm wreaked (= caused) havoc in the garden, uprooting trees and blowing a fence down. The delay played (= caused) havoc with their travel arrangements.Social order and disorderConfusion, confusing and feeling confused
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