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"disruptive" in British English

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disruptiveadjective

uk   /dɪsˈrʌp.tɪv/  us   /dɪsˈrʌp.tɪv/
(Definition of disruptive from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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disruptiveadjective

 us   /dɪsˈrʌp·tɪv/
tending to damage the orderly control of a situation: disruptive social changes The teacher said disruptive behavior would not be tolerated.
(Definition of disruptive from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"disruptive" in Business English

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disruptiveadjective

uk   us   /dɪsˈrʌptɪv/
causing trouble and therefore stopping something from continuing as usual: An absence of disruptive interpersonal issues makes for a healthier workspace. The start-up has always been a disruptive force in the market. If this immigration regulation is deemed to be disruptive to the rest of the EU, controls on free movement could be re-imposed.
(Definition of disruptive from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “disruptive”
in Chinese (Simplified) 捣乱的,引起混乱的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 搗亂的,引起混亂的…
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