What does Disorder mean?

Definitions for Disorderdɪsˈɔr dər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Disorder.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disorder, upset(noun)

    a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning

    "the doctor prescribed some medicine for the disorder"; "everyone gets stomach upsets from time to time"

  2. disorderliness, disorder(noun)

    a condition in which things are not in their expected places

    "the files are in complete disorder"

  3. disorder(verb)

    a disturbance of the peace or of public order

  4. perturb, unhinge, disquiet, trouble, cark, distract, disorder(verb)

    disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed

    "She was rather perturbed by the news that her father was seriously ill"

  5. disorder, disarray(verb)

    bring disorder to


  1. disorder(Noun)

    Absence of order; state of not being arranged in an orderly manner.

    After playing the children left the room in disorder.

  2. disorder(Noun)

    A disturbance of civic peace or of public order.

  3. disorder(Noun)

    A physical or psychical malfunction.

    Bulimia is an eating disorder.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disorder(noun)

    want of order or regular disposition; lack of arrangement; confusion; disarray; as, the troops were thrown into disorder; the papers are in disorder

  2. Disorder(noun)

    neglect of order or system; irregularity

  3. Disorder(noun)

    breach of public order; disturbance of the peace of society; tumult

  4. Disorder(noun)

    disturbance of the functions of the animal economy of the soul; sickness; derangement

  5. Disorder(verb)

    to disturb the order of; to derange or disarrange; to throw into confusion; to confuse

  6. Disorder(verb)

    to disturb or interrupt the regular and natural functions of (either body or mind); to produce sickness or indisposition in; to discompose; to derange; as, to disorder the head or stomach

  7. Disorder(verb)

    to depose from holy orders


  1. Disorder

    Disorder are a hardcore punk band that formed in the Bristol area of the United Kingdom in 1980, and has existed with varying line-ups to this day. Disorder are a band who aligned with politically charged punk bands .

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Disorder

    dis-or′dėr, n. want of order: confusion: disturbance: breach of the peace: disease.—v.t. to throw out of order: to disarrange: to disturb: to produce disease.—adj. Disor′dered, confused, deranged.—n. Disor′derliness.—adj. Disor′derly, out of order: in confusion: irregular: lawless: defying the restraints of decency.—adv. confusedly: in a lawless manner.—Disorderly house, a brothel. [O. Fr. desordre, des (= L. dis), neg., ordre, order.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Disorder' in Nouns Frequency: #1588


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Disorder in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Disorder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Chief Executive Joe Kaeser:

    Disorder is the new world order.

  2. Dale Batdorff:

    It's a disease, a medical disorder.

  3. Roula Choueiri:

    It’s tremendous for autism spectrum disorder.

  4. Philip May:

    The disorder is always worse in later born kids.

  5. Paul Valery:

    Two dangers constantly threaten the world order and disorder.

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