disarrange


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Synonyms for disarrange

to put (the hair or clothes) into a state of disarray

Antonyms for disarrange

destroy the arrangement or order of

disturb the arrangement of

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He will make messes in the kitchen and bathroom, he will spill food and he will disarrange cushions.
Once, before a reading, he asks a friend: "Will you please disarrange my hair; I've got to read poetry to some old ladies.
Waiting for small hands to disarrange, to grasp right and left and to reduce it to a livable confusion.
existence where we can disarrange and reassemble our personal fronts and
He engages his own sense of "experiment" in fiction, one that often arises in the American short story industry only from the simple impulse to disarrange plot and expectation.
Sometimes I'd pick up a Dresden fly and fly it through the air, sometimes I'd idly play house with the little world, weddings and funerals with little body parts, awful births, but I did not want to disarrange that unerring deadness like a kind of goodness, corner of wetless grey waste, nothing anyone would go for.
Because Arguedas possessed the literary skill to disarrange Spanish artistically, of course, but also because, in Yawar Fiesta, a colorful expressive form, offered to readers as a spectacle, doesn't work against but rather coincides with the profound intentionality of a story that was meant not as a denouncement of the social horrors of the Andean highlands, but as a vindication of Quechua culture's right to exist, and it enacts this intention through the medium of one of that culture's most controversial creations, that is to say, a spectacle: that "bloody fiesta" that the book flaunts as its title just so there can be no mistaking the matter.
Despite the disarray, a powerful cyclic undercurrent controls these songs, much like the mysterious magnetic field that reconstitutes the iron filings no matter how we disarrange them.
To start with the most innocent, we strive to get rid of that which blurs accepted boundaries, disturbs our social identity and disarranges our symbolic cultural maps.