Thesaurus / disarrange
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
She kissed him fondly but carefully, taking care that he did not disarrange her hair or dress.
A DREADFUL TEMPTATIONMRS. ALEX. MCVEIGH MILLER
He was reproached with the affectation of scratching his head with one finger only, so that he should not disarrange his hair.
HISTORY OF JULIUS CAESAR VOL. 1 OF 2NAPOLEON III, EMPEROR OF THE FRENCH, 1808-1873.
In his short life Rickie had known two sudden deaths, and that is enough to disarrange any placid outlook on the world.
THE LONGEST JOURNEYE. M. FORSTER
I couldn't put my arms around your neck for fear I'd—er—disarrange your hair, and even that was—er—dyed!
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?RUPERT HUGHES
One never knew when they would miss step, inconveniently, and so disarrange the entire social rhythm of a conversation.
THE BOOK OF SUSANLEE WILSON DODD
They lifted the lawn veil carefully, not to disarrange her hair.
GREAT RALEGHHUGH DE SELINCOURT
Will it disarrange things so very much if the Nadia is taken to the 'front'?
EMPIRE BUILDERSFRANCIS LYNDE
In the cab Clancy wondered if the snow that had fallen upon her hair would melt and disarrange her coiffure.
FIND THE WOMANARTHUR SOMERS ROCHE
He coughed slightly, and stirred the fire with caution, as though it shaped some panorama he feared to disarrange.
LOVE'S USURIESLOUIS CRESWICKE
He has a severe method in his religious duties that nothing is ever allowed to disarrange or in any way to interfere with.
BUNYAN CHARACTERSALEXANDER WHYTE
WORDS RELATED TO DISARRANGE
- foul up
- louse up
- make a mess of
- mix up
- psych out
- stir up
- throw off
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