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  1. completely confused or disordered: a chaotic mass of books and papers.

Origin of chaotic

First recorded in 1705–15; chao(s) + -tic

Opposites for chaotic

Other words from chaotic

  • cha·ot·i·cal·ly, adverb
  • non·cha·ot·ic, adjective
  • non·cha·ot·i·cal·ly, adverb
  • sem·i·cha·ot·ic, adjective
  • sem·i·cha·ot·i·cal·ly, adverb
  • un·cha·ot·ic, adjective
  • un·cha·ot·i·cal·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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