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Definition of "dishevelled" [dishevelled]

  • With the hair uncombed. (adjective)
  • Disorderly or untidy in appearance. (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of dishevel. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "dishevelled" in a sentence
  • "Deliberately peppering his utterances with swear words and appearing in public carefully dishevelled is not setting a good example of behaviour."
  • "'Adriana Xenides dead' WEARING tracksuit pants and a loose T-shirt, the "dishevelled" woman flicking through the weekly gossip magazines at Hoxton Park newsagency was unrecognisable."
  • "The photo shoot, in which Bingle was seen smoking a cigarette and looking "dishevelled", is understood to be for Aussie fashion magazine Oyster."
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