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Meaning of “chaos” - Learner’s Dictionary

chaos

noun [U]     /ˈkeɪɒs/
B2 a situation where there is no order at all and everyone is confused: The country's at war and everything is in chaos.Social order and disorderConfusion, confusing and feeling confused
Translations of “chaos”
in Arabic فَوضى…
in Korean 혼란…
in Malaysian huru-hara…
in French chaos…
in Turkish kargaşa, kaos, karışıklık…
in Italian caos…
in Chinese (Traditional) 混亂, 無秩序狀態…
in Russian хаос…
in Polish chaos…
in Vietnamese sự hỗn loạn…
in Spanish caos…
in Portuguese caos…
in Thai ความยุ่งเหยิง…
in German das Chaos…
in Catalan caos…
in Japanese 大混乱…
in Indonesian kekacauan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 混乱, 无秩序状态…
(Definition of chaos from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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