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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.

disconnected

(ˌdɪskəˈnɛktɪd)
adj
1. not rationally connected; confused or incoherent
2. not connected or joined
ˌdisconˈnectedly adv
ˌdisconˈnectedness n

dis•con•nect•ed

(ˌdɪs kəˈnɛk tɪd)

adj.
1. disjointed; broken.
2. not coherent; seemingly irrational.
[1775–85]
dis`con•nect′ed•ly, adv.
dis`con•nect′ed•ness,

n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.disconnected - (music) marked by or composed of disconnected parts or sounds; cut short crisply; "staccato applause"; "a staccato command"; "staccato notes"
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
2.disconnected - having been divided; having the unity destroyed; "Congress...gave the impression of...a confusing sum of disconnected local forces"-Samuel Lubell; "a league of disunited nations"- E.B.White; "a fragmented coalition"; "a split group"
divided - separated into parts or pieces; "opinions are divided"
3.disconnected - marked by sudden changes in subject and sharp transitionsdisconnected - marked by sudden changes in subject and sharp transitions; "abrupt prose"
disconnected, staccato - (music) marked by or composed of disconnected parts or sounds; cut short crisply; "staccato applause"; "a staccato command"; "staccato notes"
4.disconnected - not plugged in or connected to a power source; "the iron is disconnected"
off - not in operation or operational; "the oven is off"; "the lights are off"
5.disconnected - lacking orderly continuitydisconnected - lacking orderly continuity; "a confused set of instructions"; "a confused dream about the end of the world"; "disconnected fragments of a story"; "scattered thoughts"
incoherent - without logical or meaningful connection; "a turgid incoherent presentation"

disconnected

adjective
1. unrelated, different, dissimilar, not related, unconnected, not kin, not kindred a sequence of utterly disconnected events
Translations

disconnected

[ˌdɪskəˈnektɪd] ADJ (fig) → inconexo

disconnected

[ˌdɪskəˈnɛktɪd] adj [speech] → décousu(e); [thoughts] → peu cohérent(e)

disconnected

adj
(Tech, Comput) → getrennt

disconnected

[ˌdɪskəˈnɛktɪd] adj (speech, thoughts, facts) → sconnesso/a

disconnected

a. desconectado-a, separado-a, sin conexión, desunido-a.
References in classic literature ?
He was reading a book, and thinking of what he was reading, and stopping to listen to Agafea Mihalovna, who gossiped away without flagging, and yet with all that, all sorts of pictures of family life and work in the future rose disconnectedly before his imagination.
As she looked and thought, the strangest fancies unexpectedly and disconnectedly passed through her mind: the idea occurred to her of jumping onto the edge of the box and singing the air the actress was singing, then she wished to touch with her fan an old gentleman sitting not far from her, then to lean over to Helene and tickle her.
At times, dreams of the terrible past still disconnectedly recalled to her, in the mystery of sleep, the events of which her waking memory had lost all trace.
"But why couldn't the poor woman - " she broke in disconnectedly. Then she left the revolt of her thought unexpressed to cry out: "Oh!
"Hilyard'll sell for thirty an acre," he began again, disconnectedly. "Good land, bad land, an' all, just as it runs, thirty an acre.
To walk again as a chela with my lama when he comes back to Benares.' The thoughts came more slowly and disconnectedly. He was plunging into a beautiful dreamland when his ears caught a whisper, thin and sharp, above the monotonous babble round the fire.
Meanwhile he talked incessantly but disconnectedly to the prince, and continually brought in the name of Lizabetha Prokofievna.
"At odds and ends of time," Ezra Jennings went on, "I reproduced my shorthand notes, in the ordinary form of writing--leaving large spaces between the broken phrases, and even the single words, as they had fallen disconnectedly from Mr.
She spoke disconnectedly, handling brush and comb, and pulling out the little drawers in her dressing-table and leaving them open.
I felt that my friend was not what he had been as he rambled on disconnectedly:
We started off disconnectedly and played the most important matches with a terrible team.
One must--it is hard--hard--' went on Lingard, disconnectedly, while he looked into Mrs.