Meaning of “commotion” in the English Dictionary

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"commotion" in British English

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(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, brief period of noise, confusion, or excited movement:

[ C ] There was a commotion outside the embassy.

(Definition of “commotion” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)