refers to a harsh, discordant mixture of sounds, used to describe a situation where a lot of noise makes it hard to .

In public speaking and , creating a can be a deliberate technique to convey chaos or disarray. 

A might describe a scene as, ‘The room was a of ringing phones, shouting salespeople, and clattering keyboards.'

Another way to use cacophony is in describing the overwhelming flood of information in modern society: ‘We are bombarded by a cacophony of news, opinions, and advertisements every day.'

Use cacophony to paint a vivid picture of noise and confusion, helping your audience to not just hear but feel the chaos you're describing.