disarrange

verb
dis·​ar·​range | \ ˌdis-ə-ˈrānj How to pronounce disarrange (audio) \
disarranged; disarranging; disarranges

Definition of disarrange

transitive verb

: to disturb the arrangement or order of hair disarranged by the wind

Keep scrolling for more

Other Words from disarrange

disarrangement \ ˌdis-​ə-​ˈrānj-​mənt How to pronounce disarrangement (audio) \ noun

Examples of disarrange in a Sentence

The wind disarranged my hair. His bed was disarranged and clothes were strewn on the floor.

First Known Use of disarrange

1744, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about disarrange

Statistics for disarrange

Time Traveler for disarrange

The first known use of disarrange was in 1744

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for disarrange

disarrange

verb
How to pronounce disarrange (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of disarrange

formal : to make (something) messy or untidy

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on disarrange

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for disarrange

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with disarrange

Spanish Central: Translation of disarrange

Nglish: Translation of disarrange for Spanish Speakers

Comments on disarrange

What made you want to look up disarrange? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

not being in agreement or harmony

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Pass the Little Ribbons: A Pasta Word Quiz

  • rotelle pasta
  • Match the pasta to its meaning in English: Rotelle
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!