- [noun] a disorderly outburst or tumult; "they were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused"
Synonyms: disturbance, disruption, stir, flutter, hurly burly, to-do, hoo-ha, hoo-hah, kerfuffle
- [noun] the act of making a noisy disturbance
Synonyms: din, ruction, ruckus, rumpus, tumult
- [noun] confused movement; "he was caught up in a whirl of work"; "a commotion of people fought for the exits"
convulsion, turmoil, upheaval
storm center, storm centre
tumult, tumultuousness, uproar, garboil
bustle, hustle, flurry, ado, fuss, stir