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Synonyms for disrupt
dɪsˈrʌpt

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  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

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How to use disrupt in a sentence?

  1. Ali Khamenei:

    The atmosphere for the work, life and livelihood of the people must be secure, and the judiciary must confront those who disrupt economic security.

  2. Bernie Sanders:

    Why is he here? He's here to try and disrupt the Democratic primary.

  3. Chief Executive Michael O'Leary:

    The challenge for us is that we need to see the plane back flying by the end of September, October, November at the latest, so as not to disrupt our growth for the summer of 2020.

  4. Alan Gayle:

    There seems to be little risk that central banks, either domestically or internationally, are going to do anything to disrupt what has been a fragile global recovery, that stance reassures investors that potential downside risk is likely to be limited, and so it’s more likely to respond positively to any good news.

  5. Jennifer Morlok:

    For every day that I showed up, even if I was treated badly, it was one more day I could say' you're not going to get away with intimidating someone who spoke up,' the other thing is I have clients, I have connections with human beings I work with, and if I feel like I can handle this on a daily basis, there's no reason to disrupt client care.


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