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disturbances

noun
plural of disturbance

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2 an act or instance of the order of things being disturbed
  • caused a disturbance in the carefully ordered proceedings

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3 the act of making unwelcome intrusions upon another
  • the assistant apologized for the disturbance and got straight to the point

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“Disturbances.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/disturbances. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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