Derange

Definition of Derange

De`range´
v. t.1.To put out of place, order, or rank; to disturb the proper arrangement or order of; to throw into disorder, confusion, or embarrassment; to disorder; to disarrange; as, to derange the plans of a commander, or the affairs of a nation.
[imp. & p. p. Deranged ; p. pr. & vb. n. Deranging.]
2.To disturb in action or function, as a part or organ, or the whole of a machine or organism.
A sudden fall deranges some of our internal parts.
- Blair.
3.To disturb in the orderly or normal action of the intellect; to render insane.

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