disarrangeverb [ T ]uk /ˌdɪs.əˈreɪndʒ/ us /ˌdɪs.əˈreɪndʒ/ formal
› to make something untidy
Examples from literature
- At what times kitchen most apt to become disarranged?
- But this sudden call to California has disarranged all my plans.
- His clothing was muddy and disarranged.
- I never saw hair disarranged or dress neglected.
- Thick waves of dark hair, disarranged with much tossing on her pillow, fell upon her shoulders and straggled over the lace upon her bosom.