What does the word chaos mean?

Usage examples for chaos

  1. Would not they involve all other men, all earth and heaven, in bottomless chaos, to save one heart they loved? – The Soul of a People by H. Fielding
  2. We wish to work with them hand in hand, so that all of us may be uplifted together, and we rejoice over the good fortune of any of them, we gladly hail their material prosperity and political stability, and are concerned and alarmed if any of them fall into industrial or political chaos. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  3. In a chaos of the elements, can a smiling sky be always seen? – Words of Cheer for the Tempted, the Toiling, and the Sorrowing by T. S. Arthur