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dis·ori·en·ta·tion

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  1. disorientation, freak outnoun

    a wild delusion (especially one induced by a hallucinogenic drug)

    Synonyms:
    freak out

  2. disorientationnoun

    confusion (usually transient) about where you are and how to proceed; uncertainty as to direction

    "his disorientation was the result of inattention"

    Synonyms:
    freak out

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  1. Paul Auerbach:

    Constant total darkness would cause disorientation to time of day and perhaps disrupt circadian rhythms that support restful sleep, it might also add to emotional distress.

  2. Phil Lesh -LRB- bass -RRB-:

    With the Pranksters, and with the Acid Test, we learned so much about sort of living in each others' heads, hearts, and bodies, and sharing music. Our concept of what constitutes music expanded greatly at that time. It comes from the disorientation that you have when you take LSD. You start piecing the world back together, and your realize, well I'm here to make music, whatever that is. (long pause) You know, it's hard for me to explain. Let me start over.

  3. Natalie Dautovich:

    It's more difficult to awaken from [this stage] of sleep than [others], whenever you wake up from a deeper stage of sleep, you can experience sleep inertia, which is a feeling of disorientation.


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