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di·shev·el

 (dĭ-shĕv′əl)
tr.v. di·shev·eled, di·shev·el·ing, di·shev·els or di·shev·elled or di·shev·el·ling
1.
a. To loosen and let fall (hair or clothing) in disarray.
b. To disarrange the hair or clothing of.
2. To throw into disorder.

[Back-formation from disheveled.]

di·shev′el·ment n.

di·shev·eled

or di·shev·elled  (dĭ-shĕv′əld)
adj.
1. Being in loose disarray; unkempt, as hair or clothing.
2. Marked by disorder; untidy: a disheveled pile of books on the library table.

[Middle English discheveled, from Old French deschevele, past participle of descheveler, to disarrange the hair : des-, apart; see dis- + chevel, hair (from Latin capillus).]

dishevelled

(dɪˈʃɛvəld) or

disheveled

adj
1. (Hairdressing & Grooming) (esp of hair) hanging loosely
2. (Clothing & Fashion) (of general appearance) unkempt; untidy
[C15 dischevelee, from Old French deschevelé, from des- dis-1 + chevel hair, from Latin capillus]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.dishevelled - in disarraydishevelled - in disarray; extremely disorderly; "her clothing was disheveled"; "powder-smeared and frowzled"; "a rumpled unmade bed"; "a bed with tousled sheets"; "his brown hair was tousled, thick, and curly"- Al Spiers
untidy - not neat and tidy; "careless and untidy in her personal habits"; "an untidy living room"; "untidy and casual about money"

dishevelled

U.S. disheveled untidy
adjective disordered, messy, ruffled, rumpled, bedraggled, unkempt, tousled, hanging loose, blowsy, uncombed, disarranged, disarrayed, frowzy She arrived looking flushed and dishevelled.
smart, trim, neat, tidy, chic, spruce, dapper, well-groomed, spick-and-span, soigné or soignée
Translations
neupravenýneuspořádanýrozcuchaný
uordentlig
kócos
úfinn; ósnyrtilegur
netvarkingassusišiaušęs
izspūrissapinkojies
saçı başı birbirine karışmışüstü başı perişan

dishevelled

disheveled (US) [dɪˈʃevəld] ADJ [hair] → despeinado; [clothes] → desarreglado, desaliñado

dishevelled

[dɪˈʃɛvəld] disheveled (US) adj [person, appearance] → débraillé(e); [hair] → ébouriffé(e); [clothes] → en désordre

dishevelled

, (US) disheveled
adjunordentlich; hairzerzaust; person, appearanceungepflegt; to be in a dishevelled stateziemlich mitgenommen aussehen

dishevelled

disheveled (Am) [dɪˈʃɛvəld] adj (hair) → arruffato/a; (clothes) → tutto/a in disordine

dishevelled,

disheveled

(diʃevəld) adjective
untidy. She had been gardening and looked rather dishevelled.
References in classic literature ?
Beneath the dirt and dishevelment he recognized him at last, and in the necessity of admitting that it was he, Malbihn was forced to recognize the incentive that had driven Baynes, the weakling and coward, through the savage jungle upon his trail.
Mingott's arm, in a wild dishevelment of stripes and fringes and floating scarves; and as this last apparition glided into view Archer's heart contracted and stopped beating.
Try it again," answered Tom, watching her as she went laughing away, looking all the prettier for her dishevelment.
Only to decline into dishevelment once more as he realises the monster he's created.
Many of the female art students he teaches at the university have adopted a kind of threatening dishevelment, an applique of the gutter.
In a circumstance that grimly defines the financial dishevelment that runs riot across the Spanish top flight, Malaga's Europa League spot should have been handed to Rayo Vallecano, who finished their campaign in eighth.
Their more or less unbuttoned uniforms flutter pleasingly from one moment to the next, revealing glimpses of a shoulder, a breast, or even a pubic mound, unfettered by panties, since here they are presenting themselves in the state of dishevelment in which they were just chosen by their buyers, at the conclusion of a long session of fondling.
Asylum; her form's first rate; eyes and dishevelment say she's
LaPointe sometimes wondered if Blackmon cultivated dishevelment to spite her.
He frequently resorts to the grid but not as an organizing device--rather as a local instance of order that concomitantly calls attention to the dishevelment and flux around it.
It is as the window finally springs up under the tug of his hands that she remembers: the empty glass; the dishevelment of her hair, the wet drape of her nightgown, how ruined she must look.
Her hair was a little wild too, for it hung over her eyes when she leaned forward, hiding them from view, the slight dishevelment only emphasizing the delicacy of her features, which I thought extraordinarily lovely.