disorganization disorganization  /dɪs ˌɔr ɡə nə ˈzeɪ ʃən/


  1. (n) a condition in which an orderly system has been disrupted
  2. (n) the disturbance of a systematic arrangement causing disorder and confusion


  1. Boxing needs something to rescue it from years of disorganization.
  2. When Rebel Fidel Castro's men called the strike, it turned out to be a classic of disorganization.
  3. For a party with a reputation for disorganization, divergent agendas could mean chaos.


  1. Clutter to Comfort group meets July 3

    Clutter To Comfort offers a support group for adults to join with others with similar chronic disorganization issues in a time of discussion, information sharing and mutual support, with its next monthly meeting from 6:30-8 p.m.
    on June 29, 2013     Source: Sheboygan Press

  2. VCs see value in Quartzy’s lab management tools, startup pulls in $6.6M

    Quartzy is yet another startup born out of frustration of its founders. Jayant Kulkarni and Adam Regelmann met while conducting research at Columbia University. Frustrated by disorganization, poor communication, and endless administrative tasks at their lab, they came up with a solution. And thus Quartzy was born in 2009. The Palo Alto-based online lab management platform Quartzy raised [...]
    on June 26, 2013     Source: MedCity News


  1. "There's definitely an appearance of confusion and disorganization within our union," Sabres defenseman Steve Montador said. "The fact of the matter is that there aren't a whole lot of people running the ship right now, which I guess keeps...
    on Nov 21, 2009 By: Steve Montador Source: Buffalo News

  2. "As we continue looking at the Al Qaeda network, there is no question that it is in some kind of disarray and disorganization at this point," General Caldwell said.
    on Jun 15, 2006 By: William Caldwell Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "We want to be respectful of the situation and not be a spur-of-the-moment thing," Waters said. "This is something we thought about, before this (earthquake). We understand there is a lot of disorganization and chaos unfolding down there. We...
    on Feb 5, 2010 By: Brian Waters Source: Kansas City Star

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