Meaning of “disorganized” in the English Dictionary

"disorganized" in British English

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UK usually disorganised uk /dɪˈsɔː.ɡə.naɪzd/ us /dɪˈsɔːr.ɡə.naɪzd/

B2 badly planned and without order:

The whole conference was totally disorganized - nobody knew what they were supposed to be doing.

B2 not good at planning or organizing things:

He's impossible to work for - he's so disorganized.

More examples

  • He's disorganized, inefficient, never there when you want him - in short, the man's hopeless.
  • The house is a very disorganized at the moment because we're in the middle of redecorating.
  • My desk is not actually as disorganized as it looks, you know!
  • How can you find anything in such a disorganized office? You need to put some systems in place.
  • She keeps her clothes is a disorganized heap in the corner of the room.
noun [ U ] UK usually disorganisation uk /dɪˌsɔː.ɡə.naɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us /dɪˌsɔːr.ɡə.nəˈzeɪ.ʃən/

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

"disorganized" in American English

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us /dɪsˈɔr·ɡəˌnɑɪzd/

badly planned and lacking order:

According to one officer, things are so disorganized that no one knows who is where.
noun [ U ] us /dɪsˌɔr·ɡə·nəˈzeɪ·ʃən/

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