n. messiness, untidiness, slovenliness, unkemptness (about hair or clothing)

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  • dishevelment — dishevelled (US disheveled) ► ADJECTIVE ▪ (of a person s hair, clothes, or appearance) untidy; disordered. DERIVATIVES dishevelment noun. ORIGIN originally in the sense «having the hair uncovered»: from Old French deschevele, from Latin capillus… …   English terms dictionary

  • dishevelment — noun see dishevel …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • dishevelment — noun The state or quality of being disheveled …   Wiktionary

  • dishevelment — di·shev·el·ment …   English syllables

  • dishevelment — vəlmənt noun ( s) : a disheveled state : disorder …   Useful english dictionary

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  • dishevel — transitive verb (disheveled or dishevelled; disheveling or dishevelling) Etymology: back formation from disheveled Date: 1598 to throw into disorder or disarray • dishevelment noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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