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Synonyms for disarray
ˌdɪs əˈreɪdis·ar·ray

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  1. disarraynoun


  2. disarraynoun

    To throw into disorder; to break the array of.


  3. disarrayverb

    To take off the dress of; to unrobe.


English Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. disarray

    bareness, dishabille, exposure, nakedness, nudity, undress

    apparel, array, attire, clothes, clothing, costume, dress, garb, garments, habiliments, habit, raiment, robes, uniform, vestments, vesture

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  1. confusion, mental confusion, confusedness, muddiness, disarraynoun

    a mental state characterized by a lack of clear and orderly thought and behavior

    "a confusion of impressions"

    disorderliness, murkiness, confusion, confusedness, muddiness, discombobulation, mix-up, sloppiness, wateriness, mental confusion, cloudiness

  2. disarray, disorderlinessverb

    untidiness (especially of clothing and appearance)

    disorder, rowdiness, confusion, confusedness, muddiness, rowdyism, disorderliness, mental confusion, roughness

  3. disorder, disarrayverb

    bring disorder to

    cark, disorder, trouble, disquiet, unhinge, perturb, distract

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. disarraynoun

    confusion, disorder

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "disarray":

    chaos, confusion, disorder, mess, desolation, disorganization, turmoil, clutter

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  1. Carlos Sampaio:

    The fiscal adjustment risks failure even before it gets to the floor of Congress because the governing coalition is in disarray.

  2. Andrew Lebovich:

    Libya is closer and easier to reach for some African fighters than Syria, and the political disarray there opens space for fighters to enter and operate.

  3. Siddharth Astir:

    Life is like driving on the road.... Most of those who are right , Loose patience and change lanes(paths) and are generally the ones to reach the destination quickly. However if they are not careful they may end up in disarray.

  4. Bruce Riedel:

    With neither the United States nor Gulf Arab states willing to deploy their ground troops and the Iraqi armed forces in disarray, Iraq has little choice but to turn to the militias, the flaw in the coalition strategy for the last year is weak ground forces. Given the constraints on the U.S. and its Arab allies, the only viable ground force option is Iranian-led Shi'ite Iraqis.

  5. Analyst Ruttig:

    The hope of some people was that the death of Mullah Omar would put the Taliban in disarray and possibly weaken them, i think that was a little over-optimistic.

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  • جرده من ملابسهArabic
  • бъркотия, събличам, разбърквам, безпорядъкBulgarian
  • desordenSpanish
  • saattaa epäjärjestykseen, epäjärjestys, sekoittaa, kaaos, panna sekaisin, sekasortoFinnish
  • désarroi, zizanie, désordreFrench
  • verwarren, verstoren, uitkleden, wanordeDutch
  • nieładPolish
  • cizâniaPortuguese
  • dezorganiza, dezordine, zăpăci, dezbrăcaRomanian

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