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The condition of being disturbed:
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  1. The condition of being disturbed:
  2. Mental or emotional unbalance or disorder.
  3. Commotion; disorder
Anything helter-skelter
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  1. Anything helter-skelter
  2. Turmoil; confusion.
The act of agitating or the state of being agitated.
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  1. The act of agitating or the state of being agitated.
  2. Emotional disturbance or excitement
  3. The stirring up of public interest in a matter of controversy, such as a political or social issue.
The state or quality of being turbulent:
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  1. The state or quality of being turbulent:
  2. (Uncountable) Disturbance in a gas or fluid, characterized by evidence of internal motion or unrest.
  3. (Uncountable) Specifically, a state of agitation or disturbance in the air which is disruptive to an aircraft.
A violent public disturbance of the peace, by a number of persons (specified, in law, usually as three or more) assembled together
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  1. A violent public disturbance of the peace, by a number of persons (specified, in law, usually as three or more) assembled together
  2. An unrestrained outburst, as of laughter
  3. Wild or violent disorder, confusion, or disturbance; tumult; uproar
Discussion meant to stir up people and produce changes
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  1. Discussion meant to stir up people and produce changes
  2. Emotional disturbance or excitement
  3. The stirring up of public interest in a matter of controversy, such as a political or social issue.
A state of indecisive agitation.
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  1. A state of indecisive agitation.
  2. A form of noise which is intentionally applied to randomize errors which occur in the processing of both digital audio and digital video data
  3. A nervously excited or confused condition
The condition of being flustered
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  1. The condition of being flustered
  2. A state of agitation, confusion, or excitement.
Rapid fluctuation in the pitch of a sound reproduction resulting from variations in the speed of the recording or reproducing equipment.
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  1. Rapid fluctuation in the pitch of a sound reproduction resulting from variations in the speed of the recording or reproducing equipment.
  2. A condition of nervous excitement or agitation:
  3. A fluttering movement; vibration
Something that perturbs; disturbance
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  1. Something that perturbs; disturbance
  2. A small change in a physical system, such as a variation in a planet's orbit resulting from the gravitational influence of other celestial bodies.
  3. Variation in a designated orbit, as of a planet, that results from the influence of one or more external bodies. Gravitational attraction between planets can cause perturbations and cause a planet to deviate from its expected orbit. Perturbations in Neptune's orbit led to the discovery of the object—Pluto—that was causing the perturbation. Perturbations in the orbits of stars have led to the discovery of planetary systems outside of our Solar system.
A disorderly commotion or disturbance:
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  1. A disorderly commotion or disturbance:
  2. A state of agitation of the mind or emotions:
  3. Confusion; agitation; disturbance
The act of upsetting or the condition of being upset:
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  1. The act of upsetting or the condition of being upset:
  2. A condition of indigestion:
  3. An upsetting or being upset
A foam formed by soap or detergent agitated in water, as in washing or shaving.
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  1. A foam formed by soap or detergent agitated in water, as in washing or shaving.
  2. Froth formed by profuse sweating, as on a horse.
  3. (Informal) A condition of anxious or heated discomposure; agitation:
A state of vexation or worry
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  1. A state of vexation or worry
  2. A dish cooked by stewing, especially a mixture of meat or fish and vegetables with stock.
  3. (Informal) Mental agitation:
The stirring up of public interest in a matter of controversy, such as a political or social issue.
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  1. The stirring up of public interest in a matter of controversy, such as a political or social issue.
  2. Extreme emotional disturbance; perturbation.
  3. Emotional disturbance or excitement
Civil disturbance or insurrection; disorder.
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  1. Civil disturbance or insurrection; disorder.
  2. A noisy rushing about; confusion; bustle
  3. A condition of turbulent motion.
A lack of order or regular arrangement; confusion.
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  1. A lack of order or regular arrangement; confusion.
  2. An ailment that affects the function of mind or body:
  3. A condition characterized by lack of normal functioning of physical or mental processes:
A slight movement:
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  1. A slight movement:
  2. An excited reaction or commotion:
  3. Movement; activity; agitation
Noisy commotion, as of a crowd; uproar
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  1. Noisy commotion, as of a crowd; uproar
  2. A disorderly commotion or disturbance:
  3. Confusion; agitation; disturbance
An instance or type of such state or disturbance.
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  1. An instance or type of such state or disturbance.
  2. (Uncountable) Disturbance in a gas or fluid, characterized by evidence of internal motion or unrest.
  3. Commotion or wild disorder
Loud, confused noise; din
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  1. Loud, confused noise; din
  2. An impassioned protest or heated controversy:
  3. A condition of noisy excitement and confusion; a tumult:
(Phonet.) A sound articulated with a single rapid touch of the tongue against the roof of the mouth
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  1. (Phonet.) A sound articulated with a single rapid touch of the tongue against the roof of the mouth
  2. The sound produced by this motion.
  3. (Aeron.) A pilot-controlled airfoil; esp., a section hinged to the trailing edge of a wing between the aileron and the fuselage, usually used to increase lift or drag
A task yet to be done; an item on a to-do list.
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  1. A task yet to be done; an item on a to-do list.
  2. An excited reaction; a commotion or fuss.
  3. A commotion; stir; fuss
An agent, such as an enzyme, bacterium, or fungus, that brings about fermentation.
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  1. An agent, such as an enzyme, bacterium, or fungus, that brings about fermentation.
  2. A substance or organism causing fermentation, as yeast, bacteria, enzymes, etc.
  3. A state of agitation or of turbulent change or development.
An early Romantic movement in 18th-cent. German literature and music
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  1. An early Romantic movement in 18th-cent. German literature and music
  2. A German romantic literary movement of the late 1700s whose works typically depicted the struggles of a highly emotional individual against conventional society.
  3. Turmoil; ferment:
A troubled or disturbed state; restlessness; disquiet; uneasiness; specif., a condition of angry discontent and protest verging on revolt
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  1. A troubled or disturbed state; restlessness; disquiet; uneasiness; specif., a condition of angry discontent and protest verging on revolt
  2. A state of trouble, confusion and turbulence, especially in a political context; a time of riots, demonstrations and protests.
  3. An uneasy or troubled condition; unease or discontent:
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