Definition of disordered
- a disordered room
- a disordered mind
The project was in a disordered state.
The file was completely disordered.
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chaotic, cluttered, confused, disarranged, disarrayed, disheveled (or dishevelled), disorderly, higgledy-piggledy, hugger-mugger, jumbled, littered, messed, messy, muddled, mussed, mussy, pell-mell, rumpled, sloppy, topsy-turvy, tousled, tumbled, unkempt, untidy, upside-down;
bedraggled, befouled, begrimed, bemired, besmirched, blackened, cruddy, dingy, dirty, draggled, filthy, foul, grimy, grubby, grungy, mucky, nasty, smudged, soiled, spotted, squalid, stained, sullied, unclean, uncleanly;
at sixes and sevens, out of joint;
: in a confused or messy state : having a lack of order or organization
medical : not working in a normal, healthy way
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