DISORDER's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of disorder
Definition:
n. neglect of order or system; irregularity; disturbance; sickness
Example:
The room is in dreadful disorder, you have no chance to find that box.
Sentence in Classic:
Uncle Charles had grown so witless that he could no longer be sent out on errands and the disorder in settling in the new house left Stephen freer than he had been in Blackrock.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
But when the restraining influence of the school was at a distance I began to hunger again for wild sensations, for the escape which those chronicles of disorder alone seemed to offer me.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
The room was in a state of wild disorder, the furniture being all swept to one side, and one chair lying on its back in the centre.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Some wretched hovels for the Dutch sailors, resembling great boxes, and after which the place was named, lay about in confused disorder on the opposite bank.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
However, this was only a light skirmishing manoeuvre, intended to create a little disorder, and the men easily drove the geese off with their sticks.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
He smelt the awful odor, saw the dirt, disorder, and miserable condition, and heard the groans, and felt that nothing could be done to help.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Near Hetzelsdorf Prince Andrew struck the high road along which the Russian army was moving with great haste and in the greatest disorder.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Only then will our order have the power unobtrusively to bind the hands of the protectors of disorder and to control them without their being aware of it.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Of late, in 1809, he found in letters from home more frequent complaints from his mother that their affairs were falling into greater and greater disorder, and that it was time for him to come back to gladden and comfort his old parents.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
There is no longer the measured quiet sound of throbbing activity, like the sound of boiling water, but diverse discordant sounds of disorder.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Among the Old Guard disorder and pillage were renewed more violently than ever yesterday evening, last night, and today.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context