Definition of disjointed in English:


Line breaks: dis|joint¦ed
Pronunciation: /dɪsˈdʒɔɪntɪd




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  • Observers are not particularly worried by their recent quite dramatic falls, pointing out that Wall Street often reacts disjointedly from what economic data is signalling.
  • Revealed disjointedly as befits the mood of the story, Alice's fate is sketched with a remorselessly acute eye.
  • A campaign which started with calamity in Moscow, ended disjointedly in Basle last night.


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  • Nevertheless, the fluidity of the text is generally not powerful enough to overcome the greater sense of disjointedness and jumpiness.
  • Society, however, continues to encourage this disjointedness, teaching men obsolete codes of aggressive competition in a world that increasingly moves toward communication and cooperation.
  • Instead, there is a disjointedness in the feeling that the listener can only expect the unexpected - but oddly enough, it rarely works to any sort of advantage by becoming truly surprising.

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