So imagine the commotion when Venezuelans recently heard a recording of the Comandante himself, seemingly back from the grave.
And you go on this boat because of all the hype and the commotion around it, and the boat is sinking.
All the commotion is over a bill that the Republican-controlled state senate introduced that some have called anti-union.
Whether Chávez can manage the commotion and spin the revolutionary narrative for another six years are still open questions.
A policeman making rounds at the Caribe heard the commotion and intervened.
I was aroused by a discharge of cannon, and found the camp in commotion.
Behind her she heard the commotion of many men descending the companionway.
There was going to be the very biggest sort of commotion over this.
He had fastened it down, when a loud noise and commotion was heard in the street.
A loud shouting and commotion in the village roused me from my bewilderment.
late 14c., from Middle French commocion "violent motion, agitation" (12c., Modern French commotion), from Latin commotionem (nominative commotio) "violent motion, agitation," noun of action from past participle stem of commovere "to move, disturb," from com- "together," or "thoroughly" (see com-) + movere "to move" (see move (v.)).