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disarray

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a state in which everything is out of order
  • the boys' bedroom was in its usual disarray

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disarray

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of disarray (Entry 2 of 2)

to undo the proper order or arrangement of
  • he had accidentally disarrayed his brother's CDs, leaving a telltale sign of borrowing without permission

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“Disarray.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/disarray. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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