What does disorder mean?

Definitions for disorder
dɪsˈɔr dərdis·or·der

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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

Wiktionary

  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

Freebase

  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.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. disorder

    The confusion occasioned by a heavy fire from an enemy.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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

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Numerology

  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

Examples of disorder in a Sentence

  1. Grant Duwe:

    Typically what we see with those who carry out a mass public shooting is that they do suffer from a mental disorder, in some cases it’s diagnosable, or there’s some information from friends and family that indicates they suffered from mental illness.

  2. Michael Grandner:

    First are naps that you take because you are so exhausted that you cannot stay awake, a nap in this case may help a little, but being that exhausted is a sign of insufficient sleep or a sleep disorder and it's unlikely that the nap can completely fix the problem.

  3. The Royal Society of Medicine:

    Post election violence was experienced firsthand as neighbor turned on neighbor, communities were destroyed and the media in some cases became the focus of mob rage, the deeply traumatic nature of this exposure to violence is highlighted by the fact that seven years on from the rioting and mayhem, prominent symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder and anxiety remain.

  4. The Byers:

    The struggle with Sanfilippo is there’s a lot of the cell waste from the disorder in the brain, and the problem with treating it in the past is they can’t get the enzymes past the blood brain barrier. We’re waiting to see if this trial has figured it out.

  5. Michael Rosanoff:

    Conditions like epilepsy, depression, attention-de?cit hyperactivity disorder, schizophrenia -- these psychiatric and medical conditions are much more common among individuals with autism, rather, autism is often a co-occurring medical and psychiatric condition that is likely to play a role in this premature mortality finding.

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