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Engelsk navneord: disturbance

1. disturbance (om begivenhed) activity that is a malfunction, intrusion, or interruption

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe term `distress' connotes some degree of perturbation and emotional upset.
He looked around for the source of the disturbance.
There was a disturbance of neural function.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)perturbation

Mindre specifikke termeractivity

Mere specifikke termerbother, fuss, hassle, magnetic storm, trouble

2. disturbance (om tilstand) an unhappy and worried mental state

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere was too much anger and disturbance.
She didn't realize the upset she caused me.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)perturbation, upset

Mindre specifikke termeragitation

3. disturbance (om tilstand) a disorderly outburst or tumult

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)commotion, disruption, flutter, hoo-ha, hoo-hah, hurly burly, kerfuffle, to-do

Mindre specifikke termerdisorder

Mere specifikke termerconvulsion, earthquake, garboil, incident, splash, stir, storm, storm center, storm centre, tempest, tumult, tumultuousness, turmoil, upheaval, uproar

4. disturbance (om handling) a noisy fight

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)affray, fray, ruffle

Mindre specifikke termercombat, fight, fighting, scrap

5. disturbance (om handling) the act of disturbing something or someone; setting something in motion

Mindre specifikke termermotility, motion, move, movement

Mere specifikke termeragitation, battle royal, carnival, circus, commotion, derangement, din, disorganisation, disorganization, disruption, excitement, furor, furore, havoc, hullabaloo, mayhem, melee, outburst, overthrow, perturbation, rampage, ruckus, ruction, rumpus, scrimmage, tumult, tumultuous disturbance, turmoil, upheaval, upset, violent disorder

6. disturbance (om tilstand) (psychiatry) a psychological disorder of thought or emotion; a more neutral term than mental illness

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)folie, mental disorder, mental disturbance, psychological disorder

Mindre specifikke termerdisorder, upset

Mere specifikke termeraberration, affective disorder, anxiety disorder, Asperger's syndrome, conversion disorder, conversion hysteria, conversion reaction, delirium, delusional disorder, dissociative disorder, emotional disorder, emotional disturbance, encopresis, folie a deux, major affective disorder, neurosis, neuroticism, personality disorder, psychoneurosis, psychosomatic disorder, schizothymia

Overordnet emneområdepsychiatry, psychological medicine, psychopathology

7. disturbance (om begivenhed) electrical or acoustic activity that can disturb communication

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)interference, noise

Mindre specifikke termertrouble

Mere specifikke termeratmospheric static, atmospherics, background, background signal, clutter, crosstalk, fadeout, jitter, static, white noise, XT

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