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disconnected

adjective dis·con·nect·ed

Simple Definition of disconnected

  • : not connected to something (such as a power source)

  • : not having parts joined together in a logical way

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of disconnected

  1. :  not connected :  separate; also :  incoherent <a disconnected narrative>

disconnectedly

adverb

disconnectedness

noun

Examples of disconnected in a sentence

  1. The phone lines are all disconnected.

  2. Her biography reads like a series of disconnected stories.



1783

First Known Use of disconnected

1783



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