What is another word for mess?

Need synonyms for mess? Here's a list of words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
A dirty or untidy state of things or of a place
“He began to clean his hair, which was a mess of dirty tangles.”
Noun
A situation that is confused and full of problems
“No government should ever be given direct responsibility for funding the arts - it is bound to make a mess of it.”
Noun
Used euphemistically to refer to the excrement of a domestic animal
“Since attention has been drawn to dog fouling there has been no dog mess in the verge.”
Noun
Food eaten or prepared for eating at one time
“… a mess of oatmeal.”
Noun
Noun
A confused and difficult situation
“What a mess he made of the project.”
Verb
To interest oneself in what is not one's concern
“… please don't mess with me while I'm trying to concentrate.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Watch and Learn
Nearby Words
4-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2019