Thesaurus

derange

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of derange

1 to cause to go insane or as if insane
  • being stranded at night on a lonely road would derange anyone

Synonyms for derange

Words Related to derange

Near Antonyms for derange

2 to undo the proper order or arrangement of
  • the storage room had all been deranged by the earthquake, and it took hours to sort things out

Synonyms for derange

Words Related to derange

Near Antonyms for derange

Antonyms for derange

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About derange

Time Traveler for derange

Time Traveler

The first known use of derange was in 1769

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near derange

derails

derange

deranged

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Derange.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/derange. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on derange

Nglish: Translation of derange for Spanish Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

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