Definition of disconnectedly in US English:



  • See disconnected

    • ‘Simultaneously, but disconnectedly, each finds himself changed by the funeral, from the moment of the funeral, and changing in ways both dramatic and imperceptible.’
    • ‘As a series of images flick by, she disconnectedly narrates the awakenings of her ostensibly conventional sexual and social consciousness.’
    • ‘The film opens on a small evening party: four individuals dancing, swaying, laughing disconnectedly.’
    • ‘The room wasn't this warm before, he thought disconnectedly, keeping his brain from focusing on the painful and obvious enormity of his mistake.’
    • ‘‘I know what they took… ‘He said disconnectedly, staring blankly off into nowhere, ‘I know what they took from me.’’