disconnectedness


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dis·con·nect·ed

 (dĭs′kə-nĕk′tĭd)
adj.
1. Not connected; separate or detached.
2. Marked by unrelated parts; incoherent: described the accident in a disconnected way.

dis′con·nect′ed·ly adv.
dis′con·nect′ed·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.disconnectedness - state of being disconnected
separation - the state of lacking unity
separability - the capability of being separated
incoherence, incoherency - lack of cohesion or clarity or organization
connectedness, connection, link - the state of being connected; "the connection between church and state is inescapable"
References in classic literature ?
Levin thought that the clearness of Katavasov's conception of life was due to the poverty of his nature; Katavasov thought that the disconnectedness of Levin's ideas was due to his lack of intellectual discipline; but Levin enjoyed Katavasov's clearness, and Katavasov enjoyed the abundance of Levin's untrained ideas, and they liked to meet and to discuss.
Moreover, the utter direness of the new Bari's isolation and disconnectedness from the living earth and sea hits a new low in this author's vision of an urban inferno.
My initial perceptions of disconnectedness and irrelevance may be symptomatic of a wider perception among younger nurses.
Ishmael very clearly identifies himself as the product of abstract thought, a jumbled collection of ideas devoid of experience and context, and this disconnectedness is passed on to him as a kind of inheritance.
Divergent Desires deals with the paradox of connected disconnectedness by exploring the convergence of technology and nature in unexpected and often ironic ways to reconcile these divergent desires.
Freud and Jung deeply understood the importance of "Divine Oneness" in Ancient Jewish mystical texts to develop effective modes of communication to facilitate healing between patients and doctors through encouraging an expansive spiritual awareness minimizes emotional obstacles in impaired self-expressiveness, social disconnectedness and overall despair.
The military situation over last two and a half years has a bit of disconnectedness to it.
Even my father, who has never knowingly owned a computer, is feeling the dementors of disconnectedness closing in.
In general, feelings regarding social standards of morality and decency deteriorated, and feelings of disconnectedness increased.
Chapters detail environmental degradation that is concomitant with this modern disconnectedness.
Karen Erickson, formerly of Native Counselling Services of Alberta, said Aboriginal youth are particularly vulnerable because of "intergenerational issues caused by residential school experiences which have disrupted the fundamental relationship between parents and children, and led to a disconnectedness from ceremonies like sweats.