Disorder

Disorder may refer to :

  • Randomness, non-order or no intelligible pattern
  • Civil disorder, one or more forms of disturbance caused by a group of people
  • Disease, an abnormal condition affecting the body of an organism

Psychological disorders:

  • Anxiety disorder, different forms of abnormal and pathological fear and anxiety
  • Conversion disorder, neurological symptoms such as numbness, blindness, paralysis, or fits, where no neurological explanation is possible
  • Mental disorder, a psychological or behavioral pattern associated with distress or disability that occurs in an individual and is not a part of normal development or culture
  • Obsessive–compulsive disorder, an anxiety disorder characterized by repetitive behaviors aimed at reducing anxiety
  • Obsessive–compulsive personality disorder, obsession with perfection, rules, and organization
  • Personality disorder, an enduring pattern of inner experience and behavior that deviates markedly from the expectations of the culture of the individual who exhibits it
  • Order and disorder (physics).
  • Lawlessness, a lack of laws or law enforcement
  • Randomness, a lack of intelligible pattern or combination in information theory, mathematics, and computer programming
  • Disorder (band), Bristol based hardcore punk band
  • Disorder (film), a Chinese documentary
  • Disorder (album), by The Gazette
  • "Disorder", a song by Joy Division, from their album Unknown Pleasures
  • Dis-order is the CD/DVD/Merchandise mailorder of Displeased Records



Famous quotes containing the word disorder:

    A. Well, an old order is a violent one.
    This proves nothing. Just one more truth, one more
    Element in the immense disorder of truths.
    Wallace Stevens (1879–1955)

    I have come back
    but disorder is not what it was.
    I have lost the trick of it!
    The innocence of it!
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    War begets quiet, quiet idleness, idleness disorder, disorder ruin; likewise ruin order, order virtue, virtue glory, and good fortune.
    Sir Walter Raleigh (1552–1618)