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bedlamnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈbed.ləm/
a ​noisysituation with no ​order: It was bedlam at the ​footballstadium after the ​match was ​suspended.
(Definition of bedlam from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bedlamnoun [U]

 us   /ˈbed·ləm/
completedisorder and ​confusion: In the bedlam of ​shouting, ​screaming, ​runningpeople, some ​ran toward the ​stage.
(Definition of bedlam from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bedlam”
in Spanish manicomio, gallinero…
in Vietnamese cảnh hỗn loạn…
in Malaysian riuh-rendah…
in Thai สถานที่โกลาหลอลหม่าน…
in French chahut…
in German das Tollhaus…
in Chinese (Simplified) 喧闹,混乱喧闹的场面…
in Indonesian kegemparan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 喧鬧,混亂喧鬧的場面…
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