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Havoc appears in the following pangram (a sentence using every letter of the alphabet at least once):

  • Guzzling of jaunty exile wrecks havoc at damp banquet. (45 letters)
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Definition of the noun havoc

What does havoc mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: havocs

  1. violent and needless disturbance
    • examples: His statement raised havoc. | I'm in difficulties because of the demented old woman next door wreaking havoc in my fields. | Vandals wreaked havoc in the abandoned house. | The hurricane has already caused havoc in the Caribbean. | The drunken sailors wrecked havoc inside the bar. | An enormous number of insects hatched this year, wreaking havoc on crops. | The children wreaked havoc in the house.
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • synonym of havoc: mayhem
    • more generic word: disturbance = the act of disturbing something or someone

Alternative definition of the noun havoc


  1. See devastation.
  2. See mayhem.

Definition of the verb havoc

What does havoc mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: havocked | havocking | havocs

  1. To pillage.
  2. To cause havoc.


  1. "Havoc" is a 2005 crime drama film starring Anne Hathaway and Bijou Phillips, with Shiri Appleby, Freddy Rodriguez, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Biehn, and Laura San Giacomo appearing in supporting roles. The film is about the lives of wealthy Los Angeles, California teenagers whose exposure to hip hop culture inspires them to imitate the gangster lifestyle. They run into trouble when they encounter a gang of drug dealers, discovering they are not as street-wise as they had thought.
  2. "Havoc" is a 1972 West German thriller film directed by Peter Fleischmann. It was entered into the 1972 Cannes Film Festival.
  3. "Havoc" is a 1977 drama film written by Klaus Rifbjerg, Ole Roos and directed Ole Roos.
    • also known as Hærværk
    • written by Klaus Rifbjerg
    • released on (38 years ago)


"Havoc" is an adventure novel by Jack Du Brul. This is the 7th book featuring the author’s primary protagonist, Philip Mercer.

  • language: English Language
  • released in (10 years ago)


"Havoc" is a video game.

  • genre: Action game


  1. "Havoc" is a musical single of Cass & Slide.
    • released on (13 years ago)
  2. "Havoc" is a composition.
  3. "Havoc" is a composition performed by Joe Flizzow featuring Altimet and SonaOne.
  4. "Havoc" is a musical album of Funeral Mist.


  1. Havoc: Kejuan Muchita, better known by his stage name Havoc, is an American rapper, record producer and one half of the hip-hop duo Mobb Deep with Prodigy.
  2. Havoc a.k.a. Mateusz Śmierzchalski: Mateusz Maurycy Śmierzchalski, stage name Havoc, is a Polish heavy metal musician. He is best known for being the rhythm guitarist, lead guitarist, and backing vocalist for Behemoth. Since 1999 he is leading guitarist of the sludge-doom metal band Blindead.

There are other people with in their name, like Tony Havoc, Danny Havoc, Felix Havoc, James Havoc, Mikey Havoc, Heather Havoc and Havoc Pennington.


  1. Havoc is a musical group.
  2. Havoc is a musical group.

There are other groups with in their name, like Havoc Unit, Impious Havoc.


Havoc is a school mascot.

Phrases with Havoc

  1. Cry Havoc
  2. Cry Havoc
  3. wreak havoc

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Havoc

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Google previewBattle of the Ages (2013)

by Thomas Allen Bateham

Havoc is a scout of the Gray Watch Tower a group of warriors who guard the lands. Against those at live in the Great Forest. Scouts patrol the lands while Snipers keep out a sharp eye. Galen was rouge who teamed up with them five years ago ...

Google previewAllen's Dictionary of English Phrases (2008)

by Robert Allen

make/play havoc (with something) to disrupt or damage something seriously. Havoc in this use means 'devastation, destruction', occurring earlier in the command cry havoc! given to armies as a signal for looting and seizure of spoil, as in the ...

Google previewThe Dimwit's Dictionary (2002)

5,000 Overused Words and Phrases and Alternatives to Them by Robert Hartwell Fiske

wreak havoc ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Murder and Mystery (1999)

by B. Murphy

HAVOC, JACK that the detectives are completely baffled. It takes a couple of last- minute discoveries that, if they are plausible, are also a little too providential. It is not bad, only stretched a little too far. Would the dead man have burnt every ...

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Small photo of Helicopters "Mi-28 Havoc" at warm sunsetSmall photo of KADAMOVSKIY TRAINING GROUND, ROSTOV REGION, RUSSIA, 26 AUGUST 2017: International military technical forum «ARMY-2017». Attack helicopter «Mi-28N» «Havoc»Small photo of RYAZAN, RUSSIA - CIRCA AUGUST, 2016: Russian Air Force Mil Mi 28 Havoc military attack combat helicopter in camouflage take off in formation detail exterior vertical aerial viewSmall photo of High tides and strong winds cause havoc on the Southern coast on the weekend of 21st-22nd October 2017Small photo of Bende at wholesaler store havoc marketSmall photo of Mi-28 UB attack helicopter performing demonstration flight. Mil Mi-28 (NATO reporting name "Havoc") 07.03.2018, Rostov Region, RussiaSmall photo of KUBINKA, MOSCOW OBLAST, RUSSIA - Aug 22, 2017: Russian military helicopter Mi-28N Havoc the Park Patriot at the international military-technical forum ARMY-2017, view the radar antenna and 30-mm gun More...

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Quotes about Havoc

Rats make havoc in the kitchen when the cat's a kitten.
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Scrabble value of H4A1V4O1C3

The value of this 5-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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