disordered

  • 1 Disordered — Dis*or dered, a. 1. Thrown into disorder; deranged; as, a disordered house, judgment. [1913 Webster] 2. Disorderly. [Obs.] Shak. {Dis*or dered*ly}, adv. {Dis*or dered*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 disordered — I adjective aberrant, abnormal, agitated, amiss, anarchical, anomalous, askew, atypical, awry, bedraggled, bemuddled, capricious, changeable, changeful, chaotic, confused, deviating, disarranged, discomposed, discontinuous, disheveled, disjunct,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 disordered — [adj] in a mess all over the place*, confused, deranged, disarranged, discombobulated, disconnected, discontinuous, disjointed, dislocated, disorganized, displaced, incoherent, in confusion, jumbled, mislaid, misplaced, molested, moved, muddled,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 4 disordered — [dis ôr′dərd, dis′ôr′dərd] adj. 1. put out of order; jumbled 2. not normal in health or function; ill …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 disordered — [[t]dɪ̱sɔ͟ː(r)də(r)d[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED If you describe something as disordered, you mean it is untidy and is not neatly arranged. Moretti ran a hand through his disordered red hair. ...a disordered heap of mossy branches. Syn: messy 2) ADJ… …

    English dictionary

  • 6 Disordered — Disorder Dis*or der, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disordered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disordering}.] 1. To disturb the order of; to derange or disarrange; to throw into confusion; to confuse. [1913 Webster] Disordering the whole frame or jurisprudence. Burke.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 disordered — dis·or·dered adj 1) not functioning in a normal orderly healthy way <disordered bodily functions> 2) mentally unbalanced <a disordered patient> <a disordered mind> …

    Medical dictionary

  • 8 disordered — adjective Date: 1505 1. obsolete a. morally reprehensible b. unruly 2. a. marked by disorder < a disordered room > b. not functioning in a normal …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 9 disordered — dis|or|dered [dısˈo:dəd US ˈo:rdərd] adj 1.) not tidy, planned, or arranged in order ▪ her grey, disordered hair 2.) if someone is mentally disordered, their mind is not working in a normal and healthy way …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 disordered — dis|or|dered [ dıs ɔrdərd ] adjective 1. ) not neat or not arranged in an organized way: a disordered filing system 2. ) suffering from an illness: mentally/behaviorally disordered children …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 disordered — UK [dɪsˈɔː(r)də(r)d] / US [dɪsˈɔrdərd] adjective 1) not tidy, or not arranged in an organized way a disordered filing system 2) suffering from an illness mentally/behaviourally disordered children …

    English dictionary

  • 12 disordered — disorderedly, adv. disorderedness, n. /dis awr deuhrd/, adj. 1. lacking organization or in confusion; disarranged. 2. suffering from or afflicted with a physical or mental disorder: a disordered liver. [1540 50; DISORDER + ED2] Syn. 1. confused,… …

    Universalium

  • 13 disordered — adjective a) Chaotic; without clear order; in a state of disorder. The frenzy which had unsettled the mind of the hermit was by him communicated to his hearers who, sinking into a trance, fell easy victims to the fearful visions of a disordered… …

    Wiktionary

  • 14 disordered — adjective 1 untidy or not arranged, planned, or done in a clear order 2 if someone is mentally disordered, their mind is not working in a normal and healthy way …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 disordered — adjective 1. thrown into a state of disarray or confusion (Freq. 3) troops fleeing in broken ranks a confused mass of papers on the desk the small disordered room with everything so upset • Syn: ↑broken, ↑confused, ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 16 disordered — Synonyms and related words: aimless, aleatoric, aleatory, amiss, amorphous, askew, awry, balled up, batty, bedlamite, blobby, blurred, blurry, bothered, broad, capricious, casual, chance, chancy, chaotic, cockeyed, confused, convulsed, cracked,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 17 disordered — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. displaced, misplaced, dislocated, mislaid, out of place, deranged, jumbled, in disorder, out of kilter, out of hand, in confusion, in a mess, all over the place, in a muddle, confused, upset, unsettled, disorganized,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 18 disordered — dis or·dered || É™d adj. confused, disturbed, untidy dis·or·der || dɪs ɔːdÉ™ n. lack of order, confusion; something irregular; disturbance; malady, sickness v. cause a lack of order, disorganize, disarrange, disturb …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 19 disordered — adjective disrupt the functioning or order of. → disorder …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 20 disordered — [dɪsˈɔːdəd] adj not tidy, or not well organized …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English