Translation of mayhem in Spanish:


caos, n.

Pronunciation /ˈmeɪˌhɛm/ /ˈmeɪhɛm/

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  • 1

    caos masculine
    tumulto masculine
    • Police say they are winning the war against violent drunks who cause mayhem in the West End of the city at weekends.
    • High spirits often get out of control and lead to violence and mayhem.
    • What unfolds is a riot of comic mayhem as mistaken identity leads to uproarious farce throughout.
    • Nothing adds up or makes sense and the plot descends into complete mayhem and rage.
    • Those still in the city described deserted streets and mayhem in the shops as people tried to stock up on essentials.
    • Rebels advanced on the capital which erupted in anarchy and mayhem as armed gangs looted and fought each other on the streets.
    • The funny climax, shot against the picturesque sand dunes of Dubai, is a mix of madness and mayhem.
    • On two large screens there was distorted video footage of mayhem and destruction.
    • My husband leaves a haven of rest and order to come home to mayhem and madness.
    • They have issues boiling away inside and their only outlet is to cause mayhem in the streets.
    • But during a troubled century, market mayhem occurred with sickening frequency.
    • Nothing much happens to disturb our peace and, when mayhem comes along, we find that a nice cup of tea soon puts it all in proportion.
    • If there is a way to cause mayhem, death and destruction, we will find it and improve on it.
    • But to go from the legal mayhem of rugby union to illegal violence is a small step indeed.
    • Both leaders know they are not just dealing with the mayhem on the streets: they have to keep their backs covered as well.
    • During these times of course registration mayhem you undoubtedly curse the evil that is voice mail.
    • Lush disco arrangement and harsh synth lines collide into dancefloor mayhem.
    • Some astute observers foresaw the emerging mayhem, but solid evidence took time to accrue.
    • Even while behind bars they seem capable of causing maximum mayhem.
    • It's a slow boat ride that weaves though the darkness amidst illuminated animatronic scenes of pirate mayhem.
  • 2

    (in US)
    delito de mutilación masculine