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

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Other Words from disarrange

disarrangement \ ˌdis-​ə-​ˈrānj-​mənt How to pronounce disarrange (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

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The first known use of disarrange was in 1744

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“Disarrange.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/disarrange. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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disarrange

verb

English Language Learners Definition of disarrange

formal : to make (something) messy or untidy

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