Definitions of disruption

  1. an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity; "it was presented without commercial breaks" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a disorderly outburst or tumult; "they were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. an event that results in a displacement or discontinuity Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. the act of causing disorder Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. The act or rending asunder, or the state of being rent asunder or broken in pieces; breach; rent; dilaceration; rupture; as, the disruption of rocks in an earthquake; disruption of a state. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Act of rending or tearing apart; forcible separation; breach. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. The act of breaking asunder: the act of bursting and rending: breach. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. Act of breaking asunder; breach. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9. The act of bursting asunder; the state of being disrupted. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. The act of rending asunder or rupturing; breach; rent. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. The act of rending asunder; breach; rent. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  12. Bursting asunder, violent dissolution, rent condition; the D., split in Church of Scotland 1843. So disruptive a. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  13. n. The act of rending asunder, or the state of being rent asunder; disrupture; dilacerations; rent; breach. Cabinet Dictionary
  14. The act of breaking asunder, breach, rent. Complete Dictionary