disordered mind
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  • disordered — [[t]dɪ̱sɔ͟ː(r)də(r)d[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED If you describe something as disordered, you mean it is untidy and is not neatly arranged. Moretti ran a hand through his disordered red hair. ...a disordered heap of mossy branches. Syn: messy 2) ADJ… …   English dictionary

  • disordered — dis·or·dered adj 1) not functioning in a normal orderly healthy way <disordered bodily functions> 2) mentally unbalanced <a disordered patient> <a disordered mind> …   Medical dictionary

  • disordered — adjective a) Chaotic; without clear order; in a state of disorder. The frenzy which had unsettled the mind of the hermit was by him communicated to his hearers who, sinking into a trance, fell easy victims to the fearful visions of a disordered… …   Wiktionary

  • disordered — adjective Date: 1505 1. obsolete a. morally reprehensible b. unruly 2. a. marked by disorder < a disordered room > b. not functioning in a normal …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Mind monkey — Mahāyāna Buddhism …   Wikipedia

  • Disordered — Disorder Dis*or der, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disordered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disordering}.] 1. To disturb the order of; to derange or disarrange; to throw into confusion; to confuse. [1913 Webster] Disordering the whole frame or jurisprudence. Burke.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disordered — dis|or|dered [dısˈo:dəd US ˈo:rdərd] adj 1.) not tidy, planned, or arranged in order ▪ her grey, disordered hair 2.) if someone is mentally disordered, their mind is not working in a normal and healthy way …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • disordered — adjective 1 untidy or not arranged, planned, or done in a clear order 2 if someone is mentally disordered, their mind is not working in a normal and healthy way …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • disordered — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. displaced, misplaced, dislocated, mislaid, out of place, deranged, jumbled, in disorder, out of kilter, out of hand, in confusion, in a mess, all over the place, in a muddle, confused, upset, unsettled, disorganized,… …   English dictionary for students

  • Aristotle: Aesthetics and philosophy of mind — David Gallop AESTHETICS Aesthetics, as that field is now understood, does not form the subjectmatter of any single Aristotelian work. No treatise is devoted to such topics as the essential nature of a work of art, the function of art in general,… …   History of philosophy

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