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Synonyms for disorderly
dɪsˈɔr dər li

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disorderly(adj)

    undisciplined and unruly

    "disorderly youths"; "disorderly conduct"

    topsy-turvy, chaotic, hugger-mugger, jumbled, higgledy-piggledy

    tidy, orderly, tame

  2. disorderly, higgledy-piggledy, hugger-mugger, jumbled, topsy-turvy(adj)

    in utter disorder

    "a disorderly pile of clothes"

    hole-and-corner(a), clandestine, cloak-and-dagger, hugger-mugger, underground, topsy-turvy, chaotic, hush-hush, jumbled, undercover, higgledy-piggledy, secret, surreptitious

    tidy, orderly, tame

  3. chaotic, disorderly(adj)

    completely unordered and unpredictable and confusing

    helter-skelter, topsy-turvy, chaotic, hugger-mugger, jumbled, higgledy-piggledy

    orderly, tidy, tame

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. disorderly

    dirty, dowdy, negligent, rough, rude, slouchy, slovenly, soiled, uncared for, unkempt, untidy

    clean, cleanly, dapper, natty, neat, nice, orderly, prim, spruce, tidy, trim

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. disorderly(a.)

    immethodical, irregular, confused, not in order

  2. disorderly(a.)

    lawless, rebellious, turbulent, unruly, tumultuous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. disorderly(a)

    immethodical, unsystematic, confused, riotous, chaotic, lawless, tumultuous

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    disordered, untidy, messy, chaotic, anarchic, unruly, sloppy, haphazard

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  1. Don Marquis:

    Between the years of ninety-two and a hundred and two, however, we shall be the ribald, useless, drunken, outcast person we have always wished to be. We shall have a long white beard and long white hair; we shall not walk at all, but recline in a wheel chair and bellow for alcoholic beverages; in the winter we shall sit before the fire with our feet in a bucket of hot water, a decanter of corn whiskey near at hand, and write ribald songs against organized society; strapped to one arm of our chair will be a forty-five calibre revolver, and we shall shoot out the lights when we want to go to sleep, instead of turning them off; when we want air we shall throw a silver candlestick through the front window and be damned to it; we shall address public meetings in a vein of jocund malice. We shall but we dont wish to make any one envious of the good time that is coming to us We look forward to a disreputable, vigorous, unhonoured, and disorderly old age.

  2. Carlos Campos:

    We are ready for anything from a drunk and disorderly individual all the way up to a mass-casualty incident.

  3. Chief Executive Michael Sabia:

    In 2015, our strategy was put to the test. Uncertainty in the face of monetary policy, disorderly currency movements and collapsing oil prices all fueled market volatility, particularly in the second half, in this context, the quality of the assets in our portfolio allowed us to deliver solid results, confirming the soundness of our strategy. While not immunizing our portfolio against market movements, our strategy makes it more resilient in turbulent times.

  4. Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso:

    In line with previous commitments by G7 and G20, I said stability in exchange rates is extremely important as excess volatility and disorderly movements would hurt the economy.

  5. Angela Merkel:

    We hope that intensive discussions in London can lead even by next Wednesday, when we will have our extraordinary summit, to a position that British Prime Minister Theresa May can present to us, that we can then discuss, we will then stay together as 27. We will do everything, as I've already said, to the last hour, to prevent a disorderly exit.

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