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
In that incident, which occurred in the early hours of a Sunday morning, a Waffle House employee called 911 to complain of a drunk and disorderly customer.
The reality star was charged with disorderly intoxication, battery on an officer, resisting arrest with violence and threatening a public servant and rejected a plea deal in February.
Joseph Gallagher, 35, was charged with disorderly conduct, disorderly intoxication and interfering with the operation of an aircraft during his flight from Boston to Fort Myers, Fla., according to arrest records with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office.
Wilson allegedly refused to walk to the officer’s car and continued to be disorderly after she was taken to the jail, the report states.
The simulated runs include realistic touches, like swerving past crowds of disorderly tourists or cutting a more direct route across the grass.
An employee requested police assistance with a disorderly student.
The biggest risk to the U.K. economy is that the government fails to secure a withdrawal agreement with the rest of the EU’s 27 members, and leaves the bloc in a disorderly fashion.
Indian River County sheriff's deputies arrested Jonathan Boettcher, 46, and charged him with disorderly public intoxication.
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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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