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American English: /dəˈstərbəns/
British English: /dɪˈstəːb(ə)ns/

Translation of disturbance in Spanish:


  • 1 uncountable and countable 1.1 (noisy disruption) to cause/create a disturbance
    armar/provocar un alboroto
    the aircraft are a continual disturbance
    los aviones son una molestia constante
    Example sentences
    • I had expected a degree of disturbance and interruption as I switched over to Retirement Pension from Incapacity Benefit, and still do.
    • Goliath continued, wanting no disturbance or interruption in his clarification.
    • Try to find a quiet place that has no possibility of disturbance or interruption.
    1.2 (interruption)
  • 3 countable (riot) there have been several large-scale disturbances in the capital
    se han registrado varios disturbios de consideración en la capital
    Example sentences
    • The people gathered round then debated what ‘damages’ she would have to pay to the community for having caused a disturbance of the peace.
    • According to Bulgarian border police, the group had caused a disturbance of the peace and were not fit to enter the country.
    • The state defines unlawful assembly as a threat of ‘tumultuous disturbance of the peace.’
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