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  • 161derangement — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. craziness (see insanity); disturbance, upset, imbalance; confusion, turmoil, disorder; disconcertment, discomfiture, discomposure. See disease. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Confusion] Syn. disorder, muddle …

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  • 162disorganize — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. upset, disrupt, disorder, derange. See destruction. Ant., organize, arrange. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. put out of order, disarrange, disorder, upset, disrupt, derange, break up, disperse, destroy,… …

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  • 163disturb — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. worry, agitate, disquiet, trouble; disarrange, confuse; interrupt, unsettle. See agitation, disorder. Ant., calm, soothe. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To upset physical relationship] Syn. disorder,… …

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  • 164garble — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. distort, misreport. See falseness, distortion. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. jumble, misquote, falsify, distort; see confuse , mislead . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. confuse, mix up, distort, jumble,… …

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  • 165heap — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. pile, load, stack, mound, assemblage;informal, great deal, heaps (inf.), oodles (inf.), piles (inf.), scads (sl.). See multitude. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. pile, accumulation, mass, agglomeration, stack …

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  • 166litter — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. disorder, scraps; bedding; stretcher, palanquin; offspring, birth. See vehicle, uselessness, posterity. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A mess] Syn. scattering, jumble, hodgepodge; see rash 1 , 3 . 2. [The… …

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  • 167miscellany — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. anthology, analecta; medley, mixture. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Medley] Syn. jumble, collection, hodgepodge; see mixture 1 . 2. [Anthology] Syn. collectanea, extracts, compendium, symposium, compilation …

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  • 168mixed bag — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) potpourri, medley, assortment, hodgepodge. See mixture. II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. assortment, miscellany, odds and ends, medley, hodgepodge, melange, mishmash, jumble, potpourri. III (Roget s… …

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  • 169muss — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. disorder, tangle, confusion, mix up, mess, muddle. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. mess, chaos, disarrangement, turmoil; see confusion 2 , disorder 2 . v. Syn. rumble, tousle, dishevel, ruffle, crumple,… …

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  • 170order — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. orderliness (see order); command; class, kind, rank; society, fellowship, guild (see party); succession, sequence. II Prescribed mode of procedure Nouns 1. order, orderliness, regularity, uniformity …

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  • 171assortment — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. variety, combination, group; see collection 2 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. miscellany, mixture, diversity, variety, potpourri, melange, jumble, mixed bag. III (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A collection of various things …

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  • 172ball up — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. muddle, jumble, tangle; see confuse . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb 1. To harm irreparably through inept handling; make a mess: blunder, boggle, botch, bungle, foul up, fumble, gum up, mess up, mishandle, mismanage, muddle …

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  • 173mess up — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. spoil, ruin, foul up, damage; see botch , destroy 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) I verb 1. To harm irreparably through inept handling; make a mess: ball up, blunder, boggle, botch, bungle, foul up, fumble, gum up, mishandle …

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  • 174mix — I (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To blend] Syn. blend, fuse, merge, coalesce, mingle, unite, combine, meld, cross, hybridize, interbreed, immix, admix, commix, intermix, amalgamate, incorporate, alloy, compound, agitate, commingle, intermingle, homogenize,… …

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  • 175snafu — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. hassle, muddle, chaos; see confusion 2 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. Sl. mix up, *screw up, mistake, confusion, disorder, mess, disaster, chaos, difficulty. III (Roget s Thesaurus II) I noun 1. Slang. A ruinous state… …

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  • 176disarrange — I (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. mix up, disorder, scramble, muss, mess, jumble, ruffle. II (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb 1. To put out of proper order: derange, disarray, disorder, disorganize, disrupt, disturb, jumble, mess up, mix up, muddle,… …

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  • 177mix up — (Roget s Thesaurus II) I verb 1. To cause to be unclear in mind or intent: addle, befuddle, bewilder, confound, confuse, discombobulate, dizzy, fuddle, jumble, muddle, mystify, perplex, puzzle. Informal: throw. Idiom: make one s head reel (or… …

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  • 178Mixture — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Forming a whole without coherence. < N PARAG:Mixture >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 mixture mixture admixture commixture commixtion Sgm: N 1 commixion commixion intermixture alloyage matrimony Sgm: N 1 junction jun …

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  • 179confusion — noun 1) there is confusion about the new system Syn: uncertainty, incertitude, unsureness, doubt, ignorance; formal dubiety Ant: certainty 2) she stared in confusion Syn: bewilderment, b …

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  • 180disarray — noun the room was in disarray Syn: disorder, confusion, chaos, untidiness, disorganization, dishevelment, mess, muddle, clutter, jumble, tangle, shambles See note at jumble Ant: tidiness …

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