Medical Dictionary

disorientation

play
noun dis·ori·en·ta·tion \(ˌ)dis-ˌōr-ē-ən-ˈtā-shən, -ˌȯr-, -ˌen-\

Medical Definition of disorientation

  1. :  a usually transient state of confusion especially as to time, place, or identity often as a result of disease or drugs

disorientate

\(ˈ)dis-ˈōr-ē-ən-ˌtāt, -ˈȯr-, -ˌen-\play transitive verb

disorientated

;

disorientating


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up disorientation? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!