disorder

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disorder(
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duhr
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (disarray)
a. el desorden
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The park was in disorder after the storm.El parque estaba en desorden después de la tormenta.
2. (unrest)
a. los disturbios
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
There was disorder in the streets of the capital when the president removed the gasoline subsidy.Hubo disturbios en las calles de la capital cuando el presidente quitó el subsidio a la gasolina.
3. (medical)
a. la dolencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
His ocular disorder prevented him from becoming a pilot.Su dolencia ocular le impidió llegar a ser piloto.
b. el trastorno
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Carmen was diagnosed with a personality disorder after she threw a chair at her teacher.A Carmen le diagnosticaron un trastorno de la personalidad después de arrojarle una silla al profesor.
c. el problema
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
He developed a psychological disorder when he was kidnapped.Desarrolló un problema psicológico cuando fue secuestrado.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
4. (to make untidy)
a. desordenar
No sooner had he finished tidying up when the baby disordered everything.Apenas terminó de arreglar la casa cuando el bebé desordenó todo.
5. (to derange)
a. trastornar
Seeing her boyfriend kiss her sister disordered her mind.Ver a su novio besarse con su hermana le trastornó la mente.
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disorder
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (confusion, unrest)
a. el desorden
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
in disorderen desorden
2. (medicine)
a. la dolencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
nervous disorderdolencia nerviosa
personality disordertrastorno de la personalidad
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disorder [dɪsˈɔːdəʳ]
noun
1 (confusion, untidiness) desorden (m)
to be in disorder estar en desorden; to retreat in disorder retirarse a la desbandada
2 (Pol) (rioting) disturbios (m)
3 (Med) dolencia (f); trastorno (m)
mental disorder trastorno (m) mental
he had a rare blood disorder
transitive verb
1 (make untidy) desordenar
2 (Med) [+mind] trastornar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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