Distraction

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Often used when something negatively affects focus, especially during tasks requiring concentration. SlideThe construction noise outside was a huge distraction during my exam.
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Can imply different scales of disruption, from minor annoyances to complete loss of attention. SlideA fly buzzing around is a minor distraction, but loud music could derail your study session.