What does the word mess mean?

Usage examples for mess

  1. Then she said, " But I somehow feel- I can't give my reasons- as if we had got into a mess here. – Watersprings by Arthur Christopher Benson
  2. O my, O my, what an amusing mess! – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  3. Everything seems in a great mess. – The Martian by George Du Maurier