Definitions for disorientation

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dis•o•ri•en•tatedɪsˈɔr i ənˌteɪt, -ˈoʊr-(v.t.)-tat•ed, -tat•ing.

  1. to disorient.

Origin of disorientate:

1695–1705

dis•o`ri•en•ta′tion(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disorientation, freak out(noun)

    a wild delusion (especially one induced by a hallucinogenic drug)

  2. disorientation(noun)

    confusion (usually transient) about where you are and how to proceed; uncertainty as to direction

    "his disorientation was the result of inattention"

Wiktionary

  1. disorientation(Noun)

    the loss of one's sense of direction, or of one's position in relationship with the surroundings

  2. disorientation(Noun)

    a state of confusion with regard to time, place or identity

  3. disorientation(Noun)

    a delusion

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