Examples of disorderly in a Sentence
She was charged with being drunk and disorderly.
He was found guilty of disorderly conduct.
Recent Examples of disorderly from the Web
Ben Gamel looked like someone kicked out of multiple Georgia softball leagues for disorderly behavior.
Police got a call from mall security that afternoon requesting assistance with five disorderly men in the mall.
The Miami New Times reported Crenshaw has been arrested several times for trespassing, disorderly intoxication and battering police, among other things.
Crenshaw's arrest record includes previous offenses dating to 2008, for trespassing, disorderly intoxication, vandalism, and battery on police officers, firefights and city code inspectors.
Burch is charged with disturbing the peace at a public lodging and disorderly intoxication.
Kenney, a retired Florida police officer, said that while the policy is not bad, Smith may not have followed it completely if the young man was only being disorderly.
But despite a disorderly administration and confusion in Washington, the economy is on a roll and the stock market has soared.
Chile's beacon combines circuit noise with other disorderly data such as real-time earthquake measurements, online Twitter posts, radio streams, and cryptocurrency transactions.
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chaotic, cluttered, confused, disarranged, disarrayed, disheveled (or dishevelled), disordered, 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;
DISORDERLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of disorderly for English Language Learners
: causing a problem especially in a public place by making a lot of noise, behaving violently, etc.
: not neat or orderly
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