derangement

[dih-reynj-muhnt]
noun
1.
the act of deranging.
3.
disarrangement; disorder.

Origin:
1730–40; < French dérangement. See derange, -ment

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derangement (dɪˈreɪndʒmənt)
 
n
1.  the act of deranging or state of being deranged
2.  disorder or confusion
3.  psychiatry a mental disorder or serious mental disturbance

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derangement
1737, "disturbance of regular order," from Fr. dérangement (17c.), from déranger (see derange). Of mental order, from 1800.
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derangement de·range·ment (dĭ-rānj'mənt)
n.

  1. Disturbance of the regular order or arrangement of parts in a system.

  2. Mental disorder; insanity.


de·range' v.
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Example sentences
My husband favored me with a sigh suggesting that the family had long noted my
  derangement.
With great trials were mingled petty inconveniences arising from derangement of
  the country's finances.
Notwithstanding the acute apprehension and general derangement of affairs,
  there was nothing resembling panic.
Half a century ago, when people talked about anti-white racism, it was often
  depicted as a symptom of a broader derangement.
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