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1 to cause to separate into pieces usually suddenly or forcibly
  • an earthquake that had disrupted the elevated highway in several places

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2 to undo the proper order or arrangement of
  • the arrival of a baby in the household would totally disrupt their established routine

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The first known use of disrupt was in 1793

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“Disrupt.” The Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 28 January 2020.

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showing steady, earnest care and effort

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