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Definition of Commotion

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confusion, turmoil, uproar
Commotion Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
Disturbed or violent motion; agitation.
Agitation, perturbation, or disorder, of mind; heat; excitement.
A popular tumult; public disturbance; riot.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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\com*mo"tion\ (?), n. [l. commotio: cf. f. commotion. see motion.]
1. disturbed or violent motion; agitation. [what] commotion in the winds !
2. a popular tumult; public disturbance; riot. when ye shall hear of wars and commotions. xi. 9.
3. agitation, perturbation, or disorder, of mind; heat; excitement. "he could not debate anything without some commotion."

for Vocabulary Exams of KPDS, YDS,UDS (in Turkey); and SAT in America
A disturbance or violent agitation
English Phonetics
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Cynhwrf = n. commotion, trouble; disturbance
Ffawddun = n. a commotion
Ffrawd = n. commotion, bustle
Trybest = n. commotion, bustle
WordNet 2.0

1. a disorderly outburst or tumult; "they were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused"
(synonym) disturbance, disruption, stir, flutter, hurly burly, to-do, hoo-ha, hoo-hah, kerfuffle
(hypernym) disorder
(hyponym) convulsion, turmoil, upheaval
2. the act of making a noisy disturbance
(synonym) din, ruction, ruckus, rumpus, tumult
(hypernym) disturbance
(hyponym) bustle, hustle, flurry, ado, fuss, stir
3. confused movement; "he was caught up in a whirl of work"; "a commotion of people fought for the exits"
(synonym) whirl
(hypernym) movement, motion
Commotion Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Commotion may refer to:
  • Commotion (animation) - an animation and visual effects application
  • Commotion (horse) - a thoroughbred racehorse
  • Commotion Wireless - an open-source wireless mesh network
  • a Creedence Clearwater Revival song on the Green River album

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Commotion Definition from Religion & Spirituality Dictionaries & Glossaries
Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary
tempest; commotion
commotion, or moving, of God
Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary (1869) , by Roswell D. Hitchcock. About