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Synonyms for disrupt
dɪsˈrʌpt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. interrupt, disrupt, break up, cut off(verb)

    make a break in

    "We interrupt the program for the following messages"

    Synonyms:
    fragmentise, fragmentize, amputate, decompose, collapse, interrupt, cut, crash, chip, split up, pick, cut out, dismantle, break up, knap, recess, lop off, part, crock up, sever, cut off, fragment, split, disperse, separate, dissolve, chop off, crack, disassemble, break apart, break off, calve, dissipate, scatter, break down, resolve, take apart, dispel, adjourn, break, crack up, disturb

  2. disrupt(verb)

    throw into disorder

    "This event disrupted the orderly process"

    Synonyms:
    break up, cut off, interrupt

  3. interrupt, disrupt(verb)

    interfere in someone else's activity

    "Please don't interrupt me while I'm on the phone"

    Synonyms:
    break up, disturb, break, cut off, interrupt

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "disrupt":

    disturb, upset, interrupt, destabilize, perturb, hinder, interfere, undermine, distort, disturbance, dismantle, derail, hamper, denormalize, impede

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  1. List of known nicknames for "Disrupt":

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How to say disrupt in sign language?

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How to use disrupt in a sentence?

  1. Andrew Bailey:

    It works well today. There is no reason to disrupt that model.

  2. Chief Executive Mary Barra:

    Our goal is to disrupt ourselves, and own the customer relationship beyond the car.

  3. Michael Harley:

    If I were the Big Three truck makers at this point, I would be concerned, because, remember, nobody ever expected Elon Musk's Model 3 to disrupt BMW Audi, and those guys, you know, now it's outselling all three of those brands.

  4. Pentagon Press:

    We are confident that the removal from the terrorist network of this experienced Al Shabaab commander with extensive operational experience will disrupt near-term attack planning, potentially saving many innocent lives.

  5. Mohammad Shahid Sheikh:

    We are doing everything legally, but these people harass us and disrupt our work for no reason.


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