1. a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning

    Synonyms : upset
    Type Of : physiological condition, physiological state, physical condition
    Examples :
    • the doctor prescribed some medicine for the disorder
  2. bring disorder to

    Synonyms : disarray
    Antonyms : order
    Type Of : alter, change, modify
  3. a condition in which things are not in their expected places

    Synonyms : disorderliness
    Antonyms : order
    Type Of : status, condition
    Examples :
    • the files are in complete disorder
  4. disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed

    Synonyms : cark, disquiet, distract, perturb, trouble, unhinge
    Type Of : disturb, trouble, upset
  5. a disturbance of the peace or of public order

    Antonyms : order
    Type Of : state