Unhinged vs Disturb - What's the difference?

unhinged | disturb |


As verbs the difference between unhinged and disturb

is that unhinged is (unhinge) while disturb is to confuse a quiet, constant state or a calm, continuous flow, in particular: thoughts, actions or liquids.

As an adjective unhinged

is not furnished with a hinge.

As a noun disturb is

(obsolete) disturbance.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

unhinged

English

Verb

(head)
  • (unhinge)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Not furnished with a hinge.
  • an unhinged door
  • (philately, of a stamp) Not having ever been mounted using a stamp hinge.
  • (usually, humorous) Mentally ill.
  • See also

    * MUH * MNH

    disturb

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • to confuse a quiet, constant state or a calm, continuous flow, in particular: thoughts, actions or liquids.
  • The noisy ventilation disturbed me during the exam.
    The performance was disturbed twice by a ringing mobile phone.
    A school of fish disturbed the water.
  • to divert, redirect, or alter by disturbing.
  • A mudslide disturbed the course of the river.
    The trauma disturbed his mind.
  • * Milton
  • disturb his inmost counsels from their destined aim
  • to have a negative emotional impact; to cause emotional distress or confusion.
  • A disturbing film that tries to explore the mind of a serial killer.
    His behaviour is very disturbing .

    Derived terms

    * disturbance

    Noun

  • (obsolete) disturbance
  • (Milton)