Definition of DERANGE

to cause to go insane or as if insane <being stranded at night on a lonely road would derange anyone>
Near Antonyms calm, quiet, relax, settle, soothe, tranquilize (also tranquillize)
to undo the proper order or arrangement of <the storage room had all been deranged by the earthquake, and it took hours to sort out things>
Antonyms arrange, array, dispose, draw up, marshal (also marshall), order, organize, range, regulate, straighten (up), tidy

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