Examples of disconnected in a Sentence
The phone lines are all disconnected.
Her biography reads like a series of disconnected stories.
Recent Examples of disconnected from the Web
All told, the agency built 50 miles of fence in disconnected strips 40 to 60 feet wide — and seized a total of 564 acres.
Kate and Leo’s love story is like that of our strange, famous, disconnected-from-reality parents.
This would totally wipe out Indonesia and most of the northern part of South America, and would turn Africa into two disconnected islands (with a third island where Mt. Kilimanjaro poked above the newly high oceans).
Seeing ultrasound images and hearing a small, percussive heartbeat still seemed abstract, disconnected from an actual person, but her son’s rib-bruising kicks were undeniable.
After using himself to power the spore drive, it was revealed that Paul Stamets (Anthony Rapp) and his reflection in a mirror had become disconnected.
A few more reasons: • This younger class of general managers is fearless and somewhat disconnected from the old power brokers.
Trains ran uptown until 1962, when rail service was relocated to a facility on North Tryon Street that’s now small, outdated and disconnected from the city’s downtown center.
The shuttle is not totally disconnected from the rest of the system.
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First Known Use of disconnected
Synonymschoppy, incoherent, disjointed, unconnected
Related Wordsbaffling, bewildering, confounding, confused, confusing, disordered, disorderly, disorganized, muddled, perplexing, puzzling, unorganized; disconcerting, frustrating; fallacious, illogical, inconsistent, invalid, irrational, unsound; absurd, asinine, bizarre, curious, eccentric, foolish, odd, outlandish, outré, peculiar, screwy, strange, unreasonable, unusual, weird; meaningless, nonsensical, nutty, preposterous, ridiculous, senseless, silly; unconvincing; inexplicable, unaccountable, unexplainable
Near Antonymsordered, orderly, organized, systematic, systematized; logical, rational, reasonable, sensible, solid, sound, valid; cogent, compelling, convincing, persuasive, plausible, satisfying; clear, clear-cut, lucid, perspicuous, transparent, unambiguous, unequivocal, unmistakable
DISCONNECTED Defined for English Language Learners
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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