Word Origin for dishevelled
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How to use dishevelled in a sentence
He was it must be said looking a little dishevelled, but as we all know an Afghan tan does wonders for that morning-after pallor.
The pedophile is often imagined as the dishevelled old man baldly offering candy to preschoolers.
She had dishevelled hair and wildly staring eyes, and her face was terrified and white as death.The Empty House And Other Ghost Stories|Algernon Blackwood
This ghost was "lean, haggard, and dirty," with "dishevelled hair and a long beard."Second Edition of A Discovery Concerning Ghosts|George Cruikshank
She never got dishevelled or untidy, and her trim tweed skirt and serviceable boots never made her look unwomanly.The Doctor of Pimlico|William Le Queux
When, a dishevelled wreck, I reached my own gateway, I was met in the drive by Eileen.
His hat was gone and he was standing up, with hair dishevelled, glaring wildly ahead, in a confused sort of way.The Rival Campers Afloat|Ruel Perley Smith