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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An interruption of a state of peace or quiet.

Usage examples (40)
  • The crinkling of a hundred cough drop wrappers caused a greater disturbance than the coughing itself.
  • They were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused
  • He looked around for the source of the disturbance
  • There was a disturbance of neural function for more
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