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disorient

See definition of disorient on Dictionary.com
  • as inbefuddle
  • as incloud
  • as inconfuse
  • as inmuddle

synonyms for disorient

  • baffle
  • bewilder
  • daze
  • distract
  • dumbfound
  • fluster
  • intoxicate
  • muddle
  • puzzle
  • stupefy
  • addle
  • bother
  • inebriate
  • shake
  • ball up
  • make punchy
  • mix up
  • throw off
See also synonyms for: disoriented / disorienting

antonyms for disorient

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  • clarify
  • clear up
  • enlighten
  • explain
  • explicate
  • clarify
  • clear up
  • enlighten
  • explain
  • clear
  • explicate
  • unveil
  • calm
  • comfort
  • explain
  • order
  • soothe
  • arrange
  • clarify
  • clear up
  • do well
  • enlighten
  • fix
  • help
  • organize
  • succeed
  • untangle
  • untwist
  • educate
  • explicate
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How to use disorient in a sentence

Officers will typically also deploy devices like flash-bang grenades to disorient occupants.
BREONNA TAYLOR'S KILLING SPARKED RESTRICTIONS ON NO-KNOCK WARRANTS. BUT EXPERTS SAY THOSE RULES DON'T ACTUALLY CHANGE MUCHJOSIAH BATESMARCH 11, 2022TIME
Goldberg’s remarks were clearly the sort of “excitable speech” that gender theorist Judith Butler writes about, disorienting us by bringing violent histories to bear on us today.
WHOOPI GOLDBERG AWKWARDLY DEMONSTRATES HOW THE IDEA OF RACE VARIES BY PLACE AND CHANGES OVER TIMELGBTQ-EDITORFEBRUARY 13, 2022NO STRAIGHT NEWS
Criminal justice activists have accused Raleigh police of fatally shooting a young dad who was “so confused and disoriented that he didn’t even respond to his wife when she spoke to him” following a highway crash in North Carolina.
COPS ACCUSED OF KILLING ‘DISORIENTED’ DAD AS HE STUMBLED FROM CAR WRECKZOE RICHARDSJANUARY 18, 2022THE DAILY BEAST
The undulating landscape disoriented me from the start, but it was made worse by the app’s turning mechanic.
VR EXERCISE APP ‘VZFIT’ OVERWHELMS THE SENSES IN ALL THE WRONG WAYSMIKE HUMEAPRIL 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO DISORIENT

  • addle
  • baffle
  • ball up
  • bewilder
  • bother
  • daze
  • disorient
  • distract
  • dumbfound
  • fluster
  • inebriate
  • intoxicate
  • make punchy
  • mix up
  • muddle
  • puzzle
  • shake
  • stupefy
  • throw off
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.