commotion collocations and examples

 UK /kəˈməʊʃ(ə)n/

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noise and confused activity

Adjectives frequently used with commotion
great: considerable, great, huge, muchHe was awakened by the sounds of a great commotion.minor: minor, slightJust then there arose a slight commotion.sudden: suddenShe apologized for the sudden commotion.
Verbs frequently used with commotion
cause a commotion: cause, create, makeThe announcement of the sentence caused great commotion in court.
Verbs that frequently follow commotion
start: break out, eruptA commotion erupted outside the tavern.stop: die down, subsideHe remained standing until the commotion has subsided.
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