IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay kacau.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈka.cau̯]
  • Hyphenation: ka‧cau

AdjectiveEdit

kacau

  1. confused
  2. disorderly

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MalayEdit

AdjectiveEdit

kacau (used in the form berkacau, plural kacau-kacau)

  1. confused; disorderly

VerbEdit

kacau (Jawi spelling کاچاو‎)

  1. (intransitive) to stir (to disturb the relative position of the particles of, as of a liquid, by passing something through it); to make disorderly, confused
  2. (intransitive, figurative) to disturb; to agitate; to stir

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