A confused or disordered condition; mess, jumble, etc.
(UK) Items for a rummage sale.
Deterioration of intellectual faculties, such as memory, concentration, and judgment, sometimes accompanied by emotional disturbance and personality changes. Dementia is caused by organic damage to the brain (as in Alzheimer's disease), head trauma, metabolic disorders, or the presence of a tumor.
Great or wild foolishness:
The definition of confusion is a state of bewilderment, misunderstanding or chaos.
The definition of insanity is having a serious mental illness or being extremely foolish.
The disorder of formless matter and infinite space, supposed to have existed before the ordered universe
The definition of clutter is a lot of disorganized stuff in one place.
A state of disorder; confusion.
A confused, troubling, or embarrassing condition or situation:
(Informal) A fight or melee.
A state of disorder; a mess.
A disorderly struggle or rush, as for something prized
A lack of order or regular arrangement
The definition of snafu is a mix up or a confused situation.
The definition of a disturbance is an interruption of what should be going on, or a bothersome intrusion.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(Countable) A mental disorder.
Mental illness. No longer in clinical use.
The condition of being unbalanced; imbalance
An excessive, persistent enthusiasm, liking, craving, or interest; obsession; craze
Mental derangement; insanity
The prescribed form or customary procedure, as in a meeting or court of law:
The condition of having a sound and rational mind; being mentally healthy and having the ability to distinguish right from wrong. In all jurisdictions, being sane is presumed, and it is up to the defense to prove the contrary to be true. Synonymous with sanity. See also insanity and insanity defense.
The definition of an upset is an unexpected victory.
An instance of overthrowing, especially one that results in downfall or destruction.
a state of mental disturbance and disorientation
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