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a situation in which everything is confused and in a mess
a situation or event that is silly because it is very badly organized, unsuccessful, or unfair
a situation in which people are very confused or things are not organized, especially because something unexpected has happened
a confused situation or condition
a very confused situation
a confusing, frightening situation in which there is a lot of activity and strong emotions
a complicated and confusing situation that is difficult to deal with
a long complicated process that seems unnecessary or silly
a place or situation that is very confusing because there is too much information and no easy way to understand it
a situation in which there is too much excitement and uncontrolled activity
to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface
to use someone or something for your own purposes, often in a way that causes harm or difficulties
the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures
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