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1.1(confusion)desorden masculinethe army retreated in disorder — el ejército se retiró a la desbandada
- In fact, from the moment her family jumped in the car to go on their yearly camping trip, her life was full of chaos, disorder and confusion.
- Looking at the current list, with almost every line scribbled out and switched around, there remains considerable disorder and confusion among the students.
- Judging by Andy's experience, the Greek courts are a forum for disorder and confusion.
- No one seems the least outraged that traders seek profit from this confusion and disorder.
- The term, meaning a state of intense disorder or confusion, is commonly applied to loud bands who offer a somewhat masochistic listening experience.
- Both men acknowledge a state of modern urban disorder and confusion.
- The lack of management will cause disorder, confusion, wastage, delay, destruction and even depression.
- A tidy room dissolves into disorder and confusion in a matter of moments.
- This too, then, accounts for some of the apparent confusion and disorder in the world.
- My mind was in such a whir of confusion and disorder.
- He was inclined to view this as a sign of disorder, but he has learnt that a clean-up session which gets them out of sight is not appreciated by his regular customers.
- The implementation of that policy has been a disaster: the legacy is one of disorder and decay.
- It was that taken as a whole the night yielded an unmistakable sense of decay and disorder.
- The latter argued that economic independence (an essential ingredient for citizenship among men) caused disorder and decay in women.
- Jack trails behind, his eyes still searching the place for some sign of disorder.
- But the market is in disorder, overrun by fake and inferior goods.
- But the unpredictable disorder of markets is, in Microsoft parlance, not a bug but a feature.
- Decay and disorder are seen in reverse, as increasing.
- I knew that I needed to abstract what I wanted from the general confusion and the disorder of the scene.
- ‘If there isn't enough time to figure this out, we'll see disorder in the market next year,’ she said.
1.2(unrest)desórdenes masculinedisturbios masculine
- The White Paper anticipated that it would be used as the most usual charge in relation to serious outbreaks of public disorder.
- The operation has led to four arrests for public disorder, breach of an anti-social behaviour order and of a defendant who missed court.
- Hamilton Terrace was particularly busy and two men were arrested for public disorder offences after a disturbance on New Year's Eve.
- ‘We are concerned about the rise in alcohol-fuelled disorder, fights and disturbances in public places,’ said Sir Ian.
- Whilst disorder hereabouts is at a lower level, public disorder and crimes in public areas are an important issue.
- Complaints have been made to the police of threats and intimidation, assaults, criminal damage and public disorder.
- Teenage yobs are to be forced to wear US-style uniforms as they carry out community service punishments under plans for a new high-visibility crackdown on public disorder.
- Last year 50 people were arrested in York and Selby in the run-up to Christmas for incidents ranging from drunken domestic disputes to assaults and public disorder.
- Binge drinking is the latest word being used to describe what was once a social thing but is now marked by violence, public disorder and a long road towards poor health and alcoholism.
- Both were fined 900 leva for causing public disorder.
- In the weeks before the parade Wilson insisted the organisation would take a ‘zero tolerance’ approach to public disorder and sectarian abuse.
- Bratton's attack on street disorder has dramatically improved public space downtown, according to local businesses.
- It also argues that waiting times create a gap in the market, partly filled by illegal cabs, while a limited taxi supply can add to police problems in dealing with late night public disorder.
- He sets off towards the front line, hoping to make good his promise of humanitarian care, but finds yet more confusion and disorder at odds with his clinical skills.
- In addition, the presence of wardens is one of the swiftest ways to reduce the petty crimes - graffiti, litter and vandalism - which are the early signs of disorder.
- The Goldwater delegates in San Francisco were not very sympathetic to these signs of social disorder, nor to any Republicans they felt might be too soft on such forces.
- It was suggested that any sign of social disorder in a community would serve as an enticement to others to break the law.
- The arrests were made for a range of alleged offences including racist chanting and violent disorder when the teams met at Wednesday's Hillsborough ground on Saturday.
2Medicineafección feminine formalproblema masculinea kidney disorder — un problema renal
- mental disorders — trastornos mentales
- What is achieved by concluding that schizophrenia and other functional mental illnesses are disorders of the brain?
- My Dad always thought I had some sort of disorder where my eyes confused themselves or something.
- Any sportsman who experienced warning symptoms such as fainting during training or with a family history of sudden death should be screened an tested for signs of cardiac disorder.
- Patients with CFS often complain of myalgias and arthralgias, but exhibit no diagnostic signs of musculoskeletal disorder.
- And habits that are in response to obsessive thoughts may be a sign of obsessive-compulsive disorder.
- mental disorders — trastornos mentales
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