Synonyms for perturbation

Synonyms for (noun) perturbation

Synonyms: disruption, perturbation

Definition: the act of causing disorder

Similar words: disturbance

Definition: the act of disturbing something or someone; setting something in motion


Synonyms: fluster, perturbation

Definition: a disposition that is confused or nervous and upset

Similar words: discomposure

Definition: a temperament that is perturbed and lacking in composure


Synonyms: perturbation, disturbance

Definition: activity that is a malfunction, intrusion, or interruption

Usage: the term `distress' connotes some degree of perturbation and emotional upset; he looked around for the source of the disturbance; there was a disturbance of neural function

Similar words: activity

Definition: any specific behavior

Usage: they avoided all recreational activity


Synonyms: perturbation

Definition: (physics) a secondary influence on a system that causes it to deviate slightly

Similar words: influence

Definition: the effect of one thing (or person) on another

Usage: the influence of mechanical action


Synonyms: perturbation, upset, disturbance

Definition: an unhappy and worried mental state

Usage: there was too much anger and disturbance; she didn't realize the upset she caused me

Similar words: agitation

Definition: a mental state of extreme emotional disturbance