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1. perturbation

noun. ['ˌpɝːtɝˈbeɪʃən'] an unhappy and worried mental state.

Synonyms

  • upset
  • disturbance

Antonyms

  • disembarrassment
  • reassure
  • order

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2. perturbation

noun. ['ˌpɝːtɝˈbeɪʃən'] activity that is a malfunction, intrusion, or interruption.

Synonyms

  • magnetic storm
  • fuss
  • activity
  • hassle
  • trouble
  • disturbance

Antonyms

  • source
  • peristalsis
  • anastalsis
  • dormant

3. perturbation

noun. ['ˌpɝːtɝˈbeɪʃən'] the act of causing disorder.

Synonyms

  • surprisal
  • surprise
  • disturbance
  • disruption
  • breakdown

Antonyms

  • calm
  • discontinuance
  • assembly
  • discontinuation

4. perturbation

noun. ['ˌpɝːtɝˈbeɪʃən'] a disposition that is confused or nervous and upset.

Synonyms

  • discomposure

Antonyms

  • activation
  • sink

5. perturbation

noun. ['ˌpɝːtɝˈbeɪʃən'] (physics) a secondary influence on a system that causes it to deviate slightly.

Synonyms

  • influence

Antonyms

  • inaction
  • passive

Example sentences of the word perturbation


1. Noun, singular or mass
Not many scientists are comfortable with an infinite universe because it's one in which every possible perturbation of the universe can exist.

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