[n] an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity; "it was presented without commercial breaks"
[n] the act of causing disorder
[n] an event that results in a displacement or discontinuity
[n] a disorderly outburst or tumult; "they were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused"
break, commotion, dislocation, disturbance, flutter, gap, hoo-ha, hoo-hah, hurly burly, interruption, kerfuffle, perturbation, stir, to-do, turmoil