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Meaning of DISCONNECTION

Pronunciation:  `disku'nekshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of breaking a connection
  2. [n]  state of being disconnected
 

DISCONNECTION is a 13 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: disconnectedness, disjunction, disjunction, disjuncture
 
 Antonyms: connectedness, connection, link
 
 See Also: incoherence, incoherency, separability, separation, separation

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis`con*nec"tion\, n.
The act of disconnecting, or state of being disconnected;
separation; want of union.

      Nothing was therefore to be left in all the subordinate
      members but weakness, disconnection, and confusion.
                                               --Burke.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abstraction, alienation, alternating personality, broken thread, brokenness, depersonalization, detachment, disarticulation, disassociation, disconnectedness, discontinuance, discontinuation, discontinuity, discontinuousness, discreteness, disengagement, disjointing, disjunction, disjuncture, dislocation, dissociation, dissociation of personality, disunion, division, divorce, divorcement, double personality, dual personality, emotional dissociation, episode, fitfulness, immateriality, impertinence, inapplicability, inappositeness, incoherence, incompleteness, inconnection, inconsequence, independence, intermittence, irregularity, irrelation, irrelevance, isolation, luxation, mental dissociation, multiple personality, non sequitur, noncontinuance, nonlinearity, nonseriality, nonuniformity, paranoia, paranoid personality, parenthesis, parting, partition, personality disorganization, removal, schizoid personality, schizoidism, schizophrenia, schizothymia, segmentation, separateness, separation, separatism, split personality, subdivision, subtraction, unconnectedness, unrelatedness, withdrawal, zoning
 

 

 

 

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