havoc Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “havoc” in the English Dictionary

"havoc" in British English

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havocnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈhæv.ək/
confusion and ​lack of ​order, ​especiallycausingdamage or ​trouble: The ​storm wreaked (= ​caused) havoc in the ​garden, ​uprootingtrees and ​blowing a ​fence down. The ​delay played (= ​caused) havoc withtheirtravelarrangements.
(Definition of havoc from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"havoc" in American English

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havocnoun [U]

 us   /ˈhæv·ək/
confusion and ​lack of ​order that ​result in ​damage or ​trouble: The ​stormcreatedcomplete havoc in the ​park.
(Definition of havoc from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “havoc”
in Spanish estragos, destrucción…
in Vietnamese sự tàn phá…
in Malaysian kemusnahan…
in Thai ความหายนะ…
in French ravage…
in German die Verwüstung…
in Chinese (Simplified) 破坏,毁坏, 混乱…
in Turkish kargaşa, keşmekeş, yıkım…
in Russian смута, паника…
in Indonesian kerusakan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 破壞,毀壞, 混亂…
in Polish zamęt, chaos…
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