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chaos
used in Arrowsmith

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Definition
a state of extreme confusion and disorder
  • The front room of Barney's was an impressionistic painting in which a pool-table, piles of cigarettes, chocolate bars, playing cards, and pink sporting papers were jumbled in chaos.
    Chapter 6 (59% in)
  • He wanted to look behind details and impressive-sounding lists of technical terms for the causes of things, for general rules which might reduce the chaos of dissimilar and contradictory symptoms to the orderliness of chemistry.
    Chapter 10 (50% in)
  • We are at last going to make all the erstwhile chaotic spiritual activities of America really conform to the American ideal; we're going to make them as practical and supreme as the manufacture of cash-registers!
    Chapter 40 (9% in)

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