Definition for DIS-OR'DER

DIS-OR'DER, v.t.

  1. To break order; to derange; to disturb any regular disposition or arrangement of things; to put out of method; to throw into confusion; to confuse; applicable to every thing susceptible of order.
  2. To disturb or interrupt the natural functions of the animal economy; to produce sickness or indisposition; as, to disorder the head or stomach.
  3. To discompose or disturb the mind; to ruffle.
  4. To disturb the regular operations of reason; to derange; as, the man's reason is disordered.
  5. To depose from holy orders. [Unusual.] – Dryden.

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