What is another word for disrupt?

Synonyms for disrupt
dɪsˈrʌptdis·rupt

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term disrupt.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. interrupt, disrupt, break up, cut offverb

    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. disruptverb

    throw into disorder

    "This event disrupted the orderly process"

    Synonyms:
    break up, cut off, interrupt

  3. interrupt, disruptverb

    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

Matched Categories

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Disrupt":

    Jan Gleichmar

How to pronounce disrupt?

How to say disrupt in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#207part
#1324cut
#1618break
#2096pick
#2228separate
#3684split
#3712chip
#4224crack
#4498crash
#5981resolve
#7052collapse
#9423upset
#10900fragment
#11623interrupt
#12302interfere
#14374disturbance
#17827undermine
#19598recess
#21160scatter
#21915disrupt
#22476dissolve
#22854hinder
#23336disturb
#23611hamper
#26952adjourn
#29400impede
#32665distort
#32799sever
#35497dismantle
#36077disperse
#40623dispel
#46656decompose
#49275dissipate
#50779disassemble
#51280derail
#69217destabilize
#108159knap
#112349perturb
#132311calve
#173180amputate

How to use disrupt in a sentence?

  1. United States:

    A sudden tariff increase with less than a week's notice would severely disrupt United States businesses, especially small companies that have limited resources.

  2. Tanongsak Wansupha:

    The culprits placed a bomb under a chair at the checkpoint killing four people, this attack was to disrupt stir unrest.

  3. The USDA:

    Using permits for field trials of GE (genetically engineered) wheat provides an additional level of safeguarding based on, and consistent with the biology of wheat, it became clear to us following the GE wheat incident in Oregon that the detection of regulated GE wheat where it was not authorized, had great potential to disrupt wheat markets globally.

  4. Ara Darzi:

    This is one of those transformational discoveries you have in your hand, which could disrupt the way we deliver screening in terms of improving accuracy and productivity.

  5. Paul Abbate:

    I would describe it now as a constant barrage, groups like ISIL and other terrorist organizations are constantly pushing out the message and trying to incite and inspire individuals toward violence. We’re conscious and aware of that and we’re working every day to counter that, identify it in advance and disrupt it.


Translations for disrupt

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for disrupt »

Translation

Find a translation for the disrupt synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"disrupt." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 2 Dec. 2022. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/disrupt>.

Discuss these disrupt synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for disrupt?

    Image or illustration of

    disrupt

    Credit »

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    Which of the following words is not a synonym of the others?
    • A. deific
    • B. pernicious
    • C. lethal
    • D. deathly

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for disrupt: