American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Separated at the joints.
- adj. Out of joint; dislocated.
- adj. Lacking order or coherence: disjointed sentences.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having the joints or connections separated: as, a disjointed fowl; hence, disconnected; incoherent: as, a disjointed discourse.
- Out of joint; out of order or sorts; badly jointed together.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Separated at the joints; disconnected; incoherent.
- adj. lacking orderly continuity
- adj. separated at the joint
- adj. taken apart at the joints
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