disarrange

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verb dis·ar·range \ˌdis-ə-ˈrānj\

Definition of disarrange

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to disturb the arrangement or order of hair disarranged by the wind

disarrangement

play \-mənt\ noun

Examples of disarrange in a sentence

  1. The wind disarranged my hair.

  2. His bed was disarranged and clothes were strewn on the floor.

1744

First Known Use of disarrange

1744


DISARRANGE Defined for English Language Learners

disarrange

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verb dis·ar·range \ˌdis-ə-ˈrānj\

Definition of disarrange for English Language Learners

  • : to make (something) messy or untidy



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