Meaning of “disarray” in the English Dictionary

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"disarray" in British English

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disarraynoun [ U ]

uk /ˌdɪs.əˈreɪ/ us /ˌdɪs.əˈreɪ/ formal

the state of being confused and having no organization or of being untidy:

Ever since the oil crisis, the industry has been in (a state of) disarray.
The news had thrown his plans into disarray.
Her clothes were in disarray.

(Definition of “disarray” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"disarray" in American English

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disarraynoun [ U ]

us /ˌdɪs·əˈreɪ/

a messy or confused condition, showing a lack of organization:

Many party members believe the campaign is in disarray.
The apartment was in complete disarray.

(Definition of “disarray” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)