Synonyms and Antonyms of shambles
a dirty or messy place
- This room is a shambles—clean it up right now!
chaos, confusion, disarrangement, disarray, disorder, disorganization, mess, muddle, muss
havoc, hell, mare's nest
clutter, jumble, litter, mishmash, welter
a state in which everything is out of order
- The party left the whole house in a shambles.
chaos, confusion, disarrangement, disarray, dishevelment, disorder, disorderedness, disorderliness, disorganization, free-for-all, havoc, heck, hell, jumble, mare's nest, mess, messiness, misorder, muddle, muss, tumble, welter
anarchy, lawlessness, misrule, riot
knot, snarl, tangle
labyrinth, maze, web
bollix, clutter, litter, mishmash, shuffle
hodgepodge, medley, miscellany, morass, motley