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disorderly conduct

  

      n     (Law)   any of various minor offences tending to cause a disturbance of the peace  
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disorderly  
      adj  
1    untidy; irregular  
2    uncontrolled; unruly  
3      (Law)   violating public peace or order  
      adv  
4    in an irregular or confused manner  
  disorderliness      n  


disorderly conduct  
      n     (Law)   any of various minor offences tending to cause a disturbance of the peace  
disorderly house  
      n     (Law)   an establishment in which unruly behaviour habitually occurs, esp. a brothel or a gaming house  

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disorderly

  
1    chaotic, confused, disorganized, higgledy-piggledy     (informal)   indiscriminate, irregular, jumbled, messy, shambolic     (informal)   unsystematic, untidy  
2    boisterous, disruptive, indisciplined, lawless, obstreperous, rebellious, refractory, riotous, rowdy, stormy, tumultuous, turbulent, ungovernable, unlawful, unmanageable, unruly  
  
Antonyms     
  
1    arranged, neat, orderly, organized, tidy  

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the study of human action and conduct
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human or machine conduct socially acceptable in the cyber world
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