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disordered

[dis-awr-derd]
adjective
1.
lacking organization or in confusion; disarranged.
2.
suffering from or afflicted with a physical or mental disorder: a disordered liver.

Origin:
1540–50; disorder + -ed2

disorderedly, adverb
disorderedness, noun
predisordered, adjective
undisordered, adjective


1. confused, disarrayed, haphazard.
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Word Origin & History

disorder
late 15c., from dis- "not" (see dis-) + the verb order (see order). Replaced earlier disordeine (mid-14c.), from O.Fr. desordainer, from M.L. disordinare "throw into disorder," from L. dis- "take away" + ordinare "to order, regulate." Related: Disordered.
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disorder dis·or·der (dĭs-ôr'dər)
n.
A disturbance or derangement that affects the function of mind or body, such as an eating disorder or the abuse of a drug. v. dis·or·dered, dis·or·der·ing, dis·or·ders
To disturb the normal physical or mental health of; derange.

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