adjective dis·joint·ed \-ˈjin-təd\

: lacking order and organization

Full Definition of DISJOINTED

a :  being thrown out of orderly function <a disjointed society>
b :  lacking coherence or orderly sequence <an incomplete and disjointed history>
:  separated at or as if at the joint
dis·joint·ed·ly adverb
dis·joint·ed·ness noun

Examples of DISJOINTED

  1. <a disjointed harangue about a hodgepodge of things that are supposedly wrong with our society>

First Known Use of DISJOINTED

circa 1586

Rhymes with DISJOINTED

DISJOINTEDLY Defined for Kids


adjective dis·joint·ed \dis-ˈjin-təd\

Definition of DISJOINTED for Kids

:  not clear and orderly <a disjointed story>
dis·joint·ed·ly adverb <spoke disjointedly>


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