Definition of Disturbance. Meaning of Disturbance. Synonyms of Disturbance

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Definition of Disturbance

Disturbance
Disturbance Dis*turb"ance, n. [OF. destorbance.] 1. An interruption of a state of peace or quiet; derangement of the regular course of things; disquiet; disorder; as, a disturbance of religious exercises; a disturbance of the galvanic current. 2. Confusion of the mind; agitation of the feelings; perplexity; uneasiness. Any man . . . in a state of disturbance and irritation. --Burke. 3. Violent agitation in the body politic; public commotion; tumult. The disturbance was made to support a general accusation against the province. --Bancroft. 4. (Law) The hindering or disquieting of a person in the lawful and peaceable enjoyment of his right; the interruption of a right; as, the disturbance of a franchise, of common, of ways, and the like. --Blackstone. Syn: Tumult; brawl; commotion; turmoil; uproar; hubbub; disorder; derangement; confusion; agitation; perturbation; annoyance.

Meaning of Disturbance from wikipedia

- Disturbance and its variants may refer to: Disturbance (ecology), a temporary change in average environmental conditions that causes a pronounced change...
- A western disturbance is an extratropical storm originating in the Mediterranean region that brings sudden winter rain to the northern parts of the Indian...
- Domestic Disturbance is a 2001 American psychological thriller film directed by Harold Becker and starring John Travolta, Vince Vaughn, Teri Polo, Steve...
- In ecology, a disturbance is a temporary change in environmental conditions that causes a pronounced change in an ecosystem. Disturbances often act quickly...
- tropical cyclone is defined to be a warm cored, non-frontal synoptic disturbance, that develops over tropical or subtropical waters, with organized atmospheric...
- South Wales including the Neath Disturbance, Pontyclerc Disturbance, Carreg Cennen Disturbance and the Cribarth Disturbance, the latter sometimes also known...
- An identity disturbance is a deficiency or inability to maintain one or more major components of identity. These components include a sense of continuity...
- Mike Chiplin. The band was founded as a side project of the band Public Disturbance, and was part of the Cardiff music scene. Lostprophets released five...
- Emotional disturbance may refer to: Emotional and behavioral disorders, most frequently used in an educational context Mental disorders, especially those...
- The intermediate disturbance hypothesis (IDH) suggests that local species diversity is maximized when ecological disturbance is neither too rare nor too...