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chaos

noun [U] uk   /ˈkeɪ.ɒs/  us   /-ɑːs/
B2 a state of total confusion with no order: Snow and ice have caused chaos on the roads. Ever since our secretary walked out, the office has been in a state of total/utter chaos. We muddled up the name labels and chaos ensued (= resulted).
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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…
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