|part of speech:
||a situation or scene of confused disorder and uproar.
The peaceful demonstration turned into bedlam when shots were fired.It was bedlam in the old dormitory when bats came flying out of the hall closet.
- chaos, pandemonium
- similar words:
- anarchy, clamor, confusion, disarray, disorder, furor, hubbub, jumble, madhouse, tumult, turmoil, zoo