disarrayed


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dis·ar·ray

 (dĭs′ə-rā′)
n.
1. A state of disorder; confusion.
2. Disorderly dress.
tr.v. dis·ar·rayed, dis·ar·ray·ing, dis·ar·rays
1. To throw into confusion; upset.
2. To undress.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.disarrayed - in disarray; "disarrayed bedclothes"
disarranged - having the arrangement disturbed; not in order; "her disarranged hair"
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PESHAWAR, July 22, 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- Chief Minister NWFP Amir Haider Khan Hoti has said disarrayed terrorists will not be allowed to regroup and resurface.
PESHAWAR, July 22, 2009 (Frontier Star) -- Chief Minister NWFP Amir Haider Khan Hoti has said disarrayed terrorists will not be allowed to regroup and resurface.
Likewise, converting a disarrayed form of frozen water into ordered crystals creates channels that permit gas molecules trapped underneath to make their way into the open, researchers have found.