|1.||[ noun ] condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning|
"the doctor prescribed some medicine for the disorder" "everyone gets stomach upsets from time to time"
|Related terms:||condition ailment sprue anorexia mental_disorder fantods cardiovascular_disease colpoxerosis attention_deficit_disorder impaction malocclusion abruptio_placentae abocclusion aphonia eating_disorder carpal_tunnel_syndrome glandular_disease choking learning_disability achlorhydria achylia cheilosis celiac_disease acholia bladder_disorder speech_disorder hyperactivity functional_disorder organic_disorder nervous_disorder acute_brain_disorder degenerative_disorder dysaphia dysosmia dyspahgia dysuria failure impaction sleep_disorder metabolic_disorder hydrocele haematocolpometra haematocolpos idiopathic_disorder dysphagia strangulation immunological_disorder|
|2.||[ verb ] bring disorder to|
|Related terms:||order change disarrange scramble mess perturb disarray|
|3.||[ noun ] a condition in which things are not in their expected places|
: "the files are in complete disorder"
|Related terms:||orderliness orderliness condition mess clutter disorganization untidiness shambles|
|4.||[ verb ] disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed|
|Synonyms:||trouble perturb cark disquiet distract unhinge|
"She was rather perturbed by the news that her father was seriously ill"
|Related terms:||disturb worry disturbance distraction anxiousness disquiet|
|5.||[ noun ] a disturbance of the peace or of public order|
|Related terms:||order state confusion disturbance discord turbulence anarchy instability rowdiness rioting immunological_disorder|