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dispersed at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


dispersed at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

98 Moby Thesaurus words for "dispersed":
aimless, alienated, amorphous, broadcast, capricious, casual,
deflected, deflective, desultory, detached, diffracted,
diffractive, diffuse, diffused, disarticulated, disconnected,
discontinuous, discrete, disengaged, disjoined, disjoint,
disjointed, disjunct, dislocated, disordered, dispread,
disproportionate, disseminated, dissipated, distorted, distributed,
disunited, divided, divorced, erratic, estranged, fitful,
flectional, flexed, formless, frivolous, gratuitous, haphazard,
hit-or-miss, immethodical, inchoate, incoherent, indiscriminate,
inflective, irregular, isolated, meaningless, misshapen,
nonsymmetrical, nonsystematic, nonuniform, orderless, planless,
promiscuous, random, refracted, refractile, refractive,
refrangible, removed, scattered, segregated, senseless, separated,
sequestered, shapeless, shut off, skew, skewed, sparse, spasmodic,
sporadic, spread, straggling, straggly, strewn, strown, systemless,
unarranged, unclassified, undirected, ungraded, unjoined,
unmethodical, unordered, unorganized, unsorted, unsymmetrical,
unsystematic, ununiform, vague, wandering, widespread

dispersed at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Nonassemblage, Dispersion): unassembled, dispersed, sparse, spread, spread out, broadcast, sporadic, widespread, epidemic, general, adrift, stray, disheveled, streaming.

[N] generality, generalization, universality, miscellany, dragnet, common run, everyone, everybody, all hands, all the world, anybody, all sorts, prevalence):general, generic, collective, broad, comprehensive, sweeping, widespread, dispersed, universal, common, worldwide, ecumenical, transcendental, prevalent, prevailing, rife, epidemic, all over, every, all, unspecified.

Dispersed at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Dispersed \Dis*persed"\, a.
Scattered. -- {Dis*pers"ed*ly}, adv. -- {Dis*pers"ed*ness},

{Dispersed harmony} (Mus.), harmony in which the tones
composing the chord are widely separated, as by an octave
or more.

Disperse \Dis*perse"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dispersed}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Dispersing}.] [L. dispersus, p. p. of dispergere to
strew, scatter. See {Sparse}.]
1. To scatter abroad; to drive to different parts; to
distribute; to diffuse; to spread; as, the Jews are
dispersed among all nations.

The lips of the wise disperse knowledge. --Prov. xv.

Two lions, in the still, dark night, A herd of
beeves disperse. --Cowper.

2. To scatter, so as to cause to vanish; to dissipate; as, to
disperse vapors.

Dispersed are the glories. --Shak.

Syn: To scatter; dissipate; dispel; spread; diffuse;
distribute; deal out; disseminate.

dispersed at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj : distributed or spread over a considerable extent; "has ties
with many widely dispersed friends"; "eleven million
Jews are spread throughout Europe" [syn: {spread}]

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  • Inter: past of » disperse

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    Translation: zh » dispersed