disconnected


disconnected
adjective
1)

a world that seemed disconnected from reality

Syn:
detached, separate, separated, divorced, cut off, isolated, dissociated, disengaged; apart
2)

a disconnected narrative

Syn:
disjointed, incoherent, garbled, confused, jumbled, mixed up, rambling, wandering, disorganized, uncoordinated, ill-thought-out

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  • disconnected — adj. 1. marked by or composed of disconnected parts or sounds. [Narrower terms: {staccato (vs. legato)}] Syn: abrupt, broken off(predicate). [WordNet 1.5] 2. not switched on or not connected to a power source; of electrical equipment. [Narrower… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disconnected — I adjective abstracted, adrift, apart, asunder, broken, broken off, cut apart, cut in two, detached, disassociated, discontinuous, discrete, disembodied, disjoined, disjointed, disjunct, disjunctive, disparate, disunited, divergent, divorced,… …   Law dictionary

  • disconnected — [adj] confused; discontinuous broken, detached, disjointed, disordered, garbled, illogical, inchoate, incoherent, incohesive, interrupted, irrational, irregular, jumbled, loose, mixed up, muddled, rambling, separated, uncontinuous, uncoordinated …   New thesaurus

  • disconnected — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ (of speech, writing, or thought) lacking a logical sequence …   English terms dictionary

  • disconnected — [dis΄kənek′tid] adj. 1. separated, detached, unplugged, etc. 2. broken up into unrelated parts; incoherent disconnectedly adv. disconnectedness n …   English World dictionary

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  • disconnected — [[t]dɪ̱skəne̱ktɪd[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Disconnected things are not linked in any way. ...sequences of utterly disconnected events... His ability to absorb bits of disconnected information was astonishing. Syn: disjointed …   English dictionary

  • Disconnected — Disconnect Dis con*nect , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disconnected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disconnecting}.] To dissolve the union or connection of; to disunite; to sever; to separate; to disperse. [1913 Webster] The commonwealth itself would . . . be… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disconnected — adjective a) That is no longer connected. Theres no use trying to make a call on the disconnected phone. b) Feeling a lack of empathy or association with something. I just feel so disconnected from people living on the other side of the world …   Wiktionary

  • disconnected — adjective Date: 1783 not connected ; separate; also incoherent < a disconnected narrative > • disconnectedly adverb • disconnectedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary