Chaos \Cha"os\ (k[=a]"[o^]s), n. [L. chaos (in senses 1 &
2), Gr. cha`os, fr. cha`inein (root cha) to yawn, to gape, to
open widely. Cf. Chasm.]
bedlam; topsy-turvydom; topsy-turvyness]
- An empty, immeasurable space; a yawning chasm.
"Between us and there is fixed a great chaos." --Luke
The confused, unorganized condition or mass of matter
before the creation of distinct and orderly forms.
- Any confused or disordered collection or state of things;
a confused mixture; confusion; disorder.
- (Greek mythology) the most ancient of gods; the
personification of the infinity of space preceding
creation of the universe