disorganize

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verb dis·or·ga·nize \(ˌ)dis-ˈȯr-gə-ˌnīz\

Definition of disorganize

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to destroy or interrupt the orderly structure or function of

disorganization

play \(ˌ)dis-ˌȯr-gə-nə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Examples of disorganize in a Sentence

  1. those unexpected problems that can disorganize an entire plan

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Origin and Etymology of disorganize

French désorganiser, from dés- dis- + organiser to organize


First Known Use: 1793



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