First Known Use of disorderly
Definition of disorderly
- charged with being drunk and disorderly
- a disorderly pile of clothes
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
Palm Beach County court records show 52-year-old Luann de Lesseps was booked Sunday on charges of battery on a law enforcement officer, resisting arrest with violence, disorderly intoxication and corruption by threat.
Palm Beach County court records show de Lesseps, 52, was booked into jail Sunday on charges of battery on a law enforcement officer, resisting arrest with violence, disorderly intoxication and corruption by threat.
The Real Housewives of New York City star, 52, was charged with disorderly intoxication, battery on an officer/firefighter/EMT, resisting arrest with violence and threatening a public servant, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office.
Palm Beach County court records show 52-year-old Luann de Lesseps was booked into jail Sunday (Dec. 24) on charges of battery on a law enforcement officer, resisting arrest with violence, disorderly intoxication and corruption by threat.
The risk of disorderly collapse of the Brexit negotiations cannot be ruled out despite last week’s progress, given the difficult unresolved questions, not least over the Irish border, but both sides will be determined to avoid this.
Disorderly conduct, Clemens Road: Police arrested an intoxicated 30-year-old New Waterford man Dec. 9 for being disorderly while intoxicated at a motel.
With the disorderly arrangement of furniture that’s part of Borzik’s design, Müller’s café looks badly in need of straightening.
Dyson, Mayfield His comments echoed those of James Dyson, the man behind the eponymous vacuum cleaner, who said Thursday that the prospect of a disorderly U.K. departure from the European Union doesn’t faze him.
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First Known Use of disorderly
Synonymsanarchic (also anarchical), lawless, lawbreaking, unruly
Related Wordsdefiant, insubordinate, mutinous, rebellious, refractory, riotous; undisciplined; criminal, felonious, illegal, illegitimate, illicit, unlawful, wrongful; disobedient, froward, intractable, recalcitrant
Near Antonymslawful, legal, legalized, legitimate; amenable, compliant, docile, obedient, submissive, tractable
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
DISORDERLY Defined for Kids
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