disorderliness disorderliness

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a condition in which things are not in their expected places
  2. (n) rowdy behavior
  3. (n) untidiness (especially of clothing and appearance)

Usage(s):

  1. But since then, surviving family members have grown unhappy with the disorderliness of the site.
  2. The military police do not have to watch them while they are on leave, or curb any disorderliness among them.
  3. It gives a certain typical disorderliness to our behavior which baffles some foreign observers.

Quotes

  1. "We have quite disturbing reports, not only from Dublin, but also from provincial towns, of an alarming growth in the pattern of disorderliness," Mr Lenihan said. "So clearly there is a need to promote a culture that discourages that kind of...
    on Jul 30, 2007 By: Brian Lenihan Source: Irish Times

  2. "I will not allow more disorderliness, neither in Clichy-sous-Bois, nor in Montfermeil, nor anywhere else in the republic," Sarkozy said in Gagny.
    on May 31, 2006 By: Nicolas Sarkozy Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. Kavkazky Uzel reported that in the Moscow meeting, Medvedev called on Yevkurov to "liquidate social disorderliness in the republic" and raise the authority of the republican government.
    on Jan 30, 2009 By: Dmitry Medvedev Source: Georgiandaily

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