disturbance, disruption, commotion, flutter, hurly burly, to-do, hoo-ha, hoo-hah, kerfuffle(noun)
a disorderly outburst or tumult
"they were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused"
commotion, din, ruction, ruckus, rumpus, tumult(noun)
the act of making a noisy disturbance
"he was caught up in a whirl of work"; "a commotion of people fought for the exits"
A state of turbulent motion.
An agitated disturbance or a hubbub.
Origin: From commotionem, accusative singular of commotio, from commotus, perfect passive participle of commoveo.
disturbed or violent motion; agitation
a popular tumult; public disturbance; riot
agitation, perturbation, or disorder, of mind; heat; excitement
The numerical value of commotion in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of commotion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I heard commotion out my window, and I looked and I saw the raging water, it came in to the low-lying areas, and it rushed fast.
A great philosophy is not one that passes final judgments and establishes ultimate truth. It is one that causes uneasiness and starts commotion.
Then no more than 15 minutes later, I heard commotion out my window and I looked and I saw the raging water, It came in to the low-lying areas and it rushed fast, and it was like a tsunami.
The mob had formed and in the process somebody got injured, and by the time the veterinary and security teams got to the ground it was already beyond salvation, with that commotion we risked more injuries or even possible deaths.
And I ran back to my desk and grabbed a bunch of keys and fumbled at the door trying to find one to lock it. ... As I was doing that, I was seeing the police commotion outside, police running everywhere, ducking behind cars with guns. it was terrifying.
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