(physics) a dynamical system that is extremely sensitive to its initial conditions
(Greek mythology) the most ancient of gods; the personification of the infinity of space preceding creation of the universe
the formless and disordered state of matter before the creation of the cosmos
a state of extreme confusion and disorder
twist together or entwine into a confusing mass; "The child entangled the cord"
entrap; "Our people should not be mired in the past"
make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story
chop up; "hash the potatoes"
purified resinous extract of the hemp plant; used as a hallucinogen
chopped meat mixed with potatoes and browned
make a mess of or create disorder in; "He messed up his room"
a (large) military dining room where service personnel eat or relax
eat in a mess hall
a meal eaten in a mess hall by service personnel
soft semiliquid food; "a mess of porridge"
(often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"; "it must have cost plenty"; "a slew of journalists"; "a wad of money"
informal terms for a difficult situation; "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage"
a state of confusion and disorderliness; "the house was a mess"; "she smoothed the mussiness of the bed"