What does the word chaotic mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Of or like chaos; unformed; disordered.

Usage examples for chaotic

  1. It is the subject, the thinking being who says 'I, ' which, by means of its characteristic and necessary active processes, in the perception of things under the forms of time and space, converts the chaotic material of knowledge into a regular and ordered world of reasoned experience. – Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant by Edward Moore
  2. The Massacre at Paris, where he also has the confinement of reality after a fashion, is a chaotic thing as a whole, without any great beauty in parts. – A History of English Literature Elizabethan Literature by George Saintsbury
  3. The re- establishment was not commenced immediately after the civil war, because of the chaotic disorder brought about by the abolition of slavery and the enfranchisement of the negro." – The Rise of Cotton Mills in the South by Broadus Mitchell