disconnected

adjective dis·con·nect·ed
Updated on: 18 Apr 2018

Definition of disconnected

: not connected : separate; also : incoherent
  • a disconnected narrative

disconnectedly

adverb

disconnectedness

noun

Examples of disconnected in a Sentence

  1. The phone lines are all disconnected.

  2. Her biography reads like a series of disconnected stories.

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First Known Use of disconnected

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DISCONNECTED Defined for English Language Learners

disconnected

Definition of disconnected for English Language Learners

  • : not connected to something (such as a power source)

  • : not having parts joined together in a logical way



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