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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DE RANGE

Any of dem what was not marked was just as much ours as iffen we had raised dem, 'cause de range was all free.

WORD ORIGIN

1776, "throw into confusion," from French déranger, from Old French desrengier "disarrange, throw into disorder," from des- "do the opposite of" (see dis-) + Old French rengier (Modern French ranger) "to put into line," from reng "line, row," from a Germanic source (see rank (n.)). Mental sense first recorded c.1790.