Definition of disruptive in English:

disruptive

Line breaks: dis|rup|tive
Pronunciation: /dɪsˈrʌptɪv
 
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adjective

Derivatives

disruptively

adverb
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  • What nobody has done yet, though, is to extrapolate these plans into other crisis areas where too many reporters chomp around disruptively in too little space.
  • But the latter strove disruptively for extreme changes in religion and the law, until the moderate majority, to Cromwell's relief, staged a walk-out on 12 December and resigned their authority back into his hands.
  • So even though IP telephony is a potentially disruptive technology for the marketplace, it doesn't act disruptively in people's lives.

disruptiveness

noun
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  • It is a suicidal folly to condone, much less encourage, any anarchic agenda, overlooking its disruptiveness in the national context.
  • All evidence points towards its disruptiveness and the fact that the organization and its leadership was not a part of the freedom struggle.
  • Can you disaggregate the student's disruptiveness from his being out of step with the rest of the class?

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