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Meaning of “commotion” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of commotion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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commotionnoun [C/U]

 us   /kəˈmoʊ·ʃən/
a ​sudden, ​briefperiod of ​noise, ​confusion, or ​excitedmovement: [C] There was a commotion ​outside the ​embassy.
(Definition of commotion from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “commotion”
in Korean 소동…
in Arabic هَياج, فَوضى…
in Malaysian kekecohan…
in French tumulte…
in Russian шум, суматоха…
in Chinese (Traditional) 喧鬧, 喧囂, 混亂…
in Italian scompiglio, confusione, agitazione…
in Turkish hengame, hır gür, koşuşturma…
in Polish zamieszanie…
in Spanish escándalo, alboroto, jaleo…
in Vietnamese sự chấn động…
in Portuguese tumulto, alvoroço…
in Thai ความสับสนวุ่นวาย…
in German der Aufruhr…
in Catalan rebombori…
in Japanese 騒ぎ, 動揺…
in Chinese (Simplified) 喧闹, 喧嚣, 混乱…
in Indonesian keributan…
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