Pandemonium


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Pandemonium

Milton’s capital of the devils. [Br. Lit.: Paradise Lost]

Pandemonium

chief city of Hell. [Br. Lit.: Paradise Lost]
See: Hell
References in classic literature ?
They ran forward, shouting warnings; but above the pandemonium of the trenches and the machine gun their voices could not reach him.
Instantly pandemonium reigned in the audience chamber of Salensus Oll.
Then, the whole collection of blacks, naturally as imitative as monkeys, at once reproduced all his airs and graces, his leaps and shakes and contortions; they did not lose a single gesticulation; they did not forget an attitude; and the result was, such a pandemonium of movement, noise, and excitement, as it would be out of the question even feebly to describe.
What had been pandemonium before became now an indescribable tumult of hideous sound.
As the pandemonium grew, he added his own yelping to it until he felt a fumbling hand without the blanket.
It was a pandemonium of pain, for, their parched throats softened by the water, they were again able to yelp and cry out loudly all their hurt and woe.
And then the leader charged, and upon the hideous pandemonium broke the sharp crack of my rifle, once, twice, thrice.
The pandemonium rose when Deputy Speaker Sardar Sher Ali Gorchani denied PTI legislators to speak 'on point of order' for expressing their dismay over the protection of corrupt elements by the government.
The conflict, which left two personnel of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), who had gone to the scene to quell the pandemonium, wounded, saw one of the security men stabbed on his hand.
HYDERABAD -- The ongoing Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (HMC) session had to be adjourned sine die on Wednesday amid a pandemonium followed by a heated argument between the treasury and opposition benches.
Summary: Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Dec 13 (ANI): Pandemonium broke out at Aligarh Municipal Corporation as a scuffle erupted allegedly between the members of BJP and BSP after the newly elected Mayor Mohammad Furqan took his oath in Urdu.
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