Dishevelled – meaning of the word and examples

To let down, as hair, or wear or let hang in loose disorder, as clothing. (Dictionary.com)

To cause untidiness and disarray in: (Dictionary.com)

(of people or their appearance) very untidy. (Cambridge Dictionary)

(of a person’s hair, clothes, or appearance) untidy; disordered. (Oxford Dictionaries)

If you describe someone’s hair, clothes, or appearance as dishevelled, you mean that it is very untidy. (Collins Dictionary)

Examples

Pretty woman with dishevelled hair.

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/pretty-woman-dishevelled-hair-shot-fisheye-70388593

Teenage girl with dishevelled hair. 

Portrait of a teenage girl wearing a white shirt with extreme dishevelled hair.
https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/photo/teenage-girl-with-dishevelled-hair-high-res-stock-photography/566196093

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