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dis·rup·tive

 (dĭs-rŭp′tĭv)
adj.
1. Relating to, causing, or produced by disruption.
2. Radically reconfiguring a particular field of business, as by implementing new technologies or a more competitive business model: potential high returns from investing in disruptive companies.

dis·rup′tive·ly adv.
dis·rup′tive·ness n.
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disruptive

(dɪsˈrʌptɪv)
adj
involving, causing, or tending to cause disruption
disˈruptively adv
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dis•rup•tive

(dɪsˈrʌp tɪv)

adj.
causing, tending to cause, or caused by disruption.
[1835–45]
dis•rup′tive•ly, adv.
dis•rup′tive•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.disruptive - characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordinationdisruptive - characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination; "effects of the struggle will be violent and disruptive"; "riotous times"; "these troubled areas"; "the tumultuous years of his administration"; "a turbulent and unruly childhood"
unquiet - characterized by unrest or disorder; "unquiet days of riots"; "following the assassination of Martin Luter King ours was an unquiet nation"; "spent an unquiet night tossing and turning"
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disruptive

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disruptive

adjective
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Translations
مُخَرِّب، مُخِل بالنِّظام، هَدّام
rušivý
ødelæggende
häiritsevä
bomlasztó
truflandi; óróa-
rušivý
engelleyiciyıkıcı

disruptive

[dɪsˈrʌptɪv] ADJperjudicial
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disruptive

[dɪsˈrʌptɪv] adj [person, behaviour] → perturbateur/trice; [influence] → perturbateur/trice; [effect] → perturbateur/trice
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disruptive

adj behaviour, influencestörend; effectzerstörerisch; disruptive pupilsSchüler, die den Schulbetrieb stören; to be a disruptive influenceeinen störenden Einfluss ausüben; to be disruptive to somebody/somethingsich störend auf jdn/etw auswirken; disruptive action (Ind) → Störaktionen pl
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disruptive

[dɪsˈrʌptɪv] adj (pupil) → indisciplinato/a; (influence) → negativo/a, deleterio/a; (strike action) → paralizzante
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disrupt

(disˈrapt) verb
to break up or put into a state of disorder. Rioters disrupted the meeting; Traffic was disrupted by floods.
disˈruption (-ʃən) noun
disˈruptive (-tiv) adjective
causing disorder. a disruptive child.
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