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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disheveled, dishevelled, frowzled, rumpled, tousledadjective

    in disarray; extremely disorderly

    "her clothing was disheveled"; "powder-smeared and frowzled"; "a rumpled unmade bed"; "a bed with tousled sheets"; "his brown hair was tousled, thick, and curly"- Al Spiers


  1. disheveledadjective

    untidy or unkempt; messy

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disheveled

    of Dishevel

  2. Disheveledadjective

    having in loose disorder; disarranged; as, disheveled hair

  3. Disheveledadjective

    having the hair in loose disorder

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disheveled in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disheveled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of disheveled in a Sentence

  1. Illona Herman:

    She was very disheveled and so upset and had this blank look, her eyes were crazy and she was totally out of control. I shoveled her into the taxi and we went home to my house. She was really shaking.

  2. John Elway:

    It's unfortunate and shocking to learn for the first time this week that Brian felt differently about our interview with him, for Brian to make an assumption about my appearance and state of mind early that morning was subjective, hurtful and just plain wrong. If I appeared' disheveled,' as he claimed, it was because we had flown in during the middle of the night -- immediately following another interview in Denver -- and were going on a few hours of sleep to meet the only window provided to us.

  3. Ruth Glenn:

    Her appearing disheveled and hysterical and really self-blaming, and him appearingflippant and blaming her as well.

  4. Ryan Liljenquist:

    Disheveled, like he had been on a binge of some kind, he was wearing a gray hoodie. Underneath that hoodie, was a kind of a suit and tie, something really weird.

  5. Eugen Tuzov:

    Everything depends on [the] shift. Someone is lucky, someone comes to a sh*tty shift, the DPR people were the worst -- they are disheveled, slovens, sometimes they are drunk already in the morning, behaving terribly. You see man 50, 60 years old and you can see it from his face that he drinks constantly.

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