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Synonyms for chaos
ˈkeɪ ɒschaos

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Wiktionary3.0 / 2 votes

  1. chaosnoun

    Any state of disorder, any confused or amorphous mixture or conglomeration.

    Antonyms:
    order

  2. chaosnoun

    Antonyms:
    cosmos

English Synonyms and Antonyms3.3 / 4 votes

  1. chaos

    Synonyms:
    confusion, derangement, disarrangement, disorder, irregularity

    Antonyms:
    manner, method, mode, order, regularity, rule, system

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. chaos, pandemonium, bedlam, topsy-turvydom, topsy-turvynessnoun

    a state of extreme confusion and disorder

    Synonyms:
    cuckoo's nest, pandemonium, bedlam, booby hatch, nut house, madhouse, sanatorium, funny farm, funny house, crazy house, topsy-turvydom, snake pit, loony bin, nuthouse, topsy-turvyness

  2. chaosnoun

    the formless and disordered state of matter before the creation of the cosmos

    Synonyms:
    pandemonium, topsy-turvyness, bedlam, topsy-turvydom

  3. Chaosnoun

    (Greek mythology) the most ancient of gods; the personification of the infinity of space preceding creation of the universe

    Synonyms:
    pandemonium, topsy-turvyness, bedlam, topsy-turvydom

  4. chaosnoun

    (physics) a dynamical system that is extremely sensitive to its initial conditions

    Synonyms:
    pandemonium, topsy-turvyness, bedlam, topsy-turvydom

Dictionary of English Synonymes3.5 / 2 votes

  1. chaosnoun

    Synonyms:
    matter in a disorganized state, matter in confusion

  2. chaosnoun

    Synonyms:
    disorder, confusion

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words2.0 / 1 vote

  1. chaosnoun

    Synonyms:
    confusion, disorder, disorganization

Nicknames0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of known nicknames for "Chaos":

    Adrian Rice

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD5.0 / 1 vote

  1. chaos

    Synonyms:
    Non-linearity

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How to use chaos in a sentence?

  1. Rand Paul:

    I think when Hussein was toppled, we got chaos, we still have chaos in Iraq. I think it emboldened Iran. I think -- we now have the rise of radical Islam in Iraq as well.

  2. Shannon Liss-Riordan:

    Yesterday was the official separation date for thousands of Twitter employees, and after months of chaos and uncertainty created by Elon Musk, these workers remain in the lurch.

  3. John McCain:

    I welcome reports that the Air Force has decided to keep the A-10 aircraft flying through fiscal year 2017, ensuring our troops have the vital close air support they need for missions around the world. Today, the A-10 fleet is playing an indispensable role in the fight against ISIL in Iraq and assisting NATO's efforts to deter Russian aggression in Eastern Europe, with growing global chaos and turmoil on the rise, we simply cannot afford to prematurely retire the best close air support weapon in our arsenal without fielding a proper replacement.

  4. Kailee Scales:

    We need them to value and protect organizers as much as they do advertisers, we understand that, as history shows us, organized disinformation is a tried-and-true way to undermine the work of black organizers, bring harm to us, and bring chaos to our communities.

  5. Horst Seehofer:

    No one can predict the consequences of a Grexit other than that a lot of Greece's debts would have to be written off and at the same time monetary help would be necessary, on top of that there would be utter chaos. If Greece were not prepared to reform, a path like that would have to be accepted but one shouldn't strive for it oneself or organize it.


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