- To discombobulate is defined as to confuse or disorient.
An example of discombobulate is for a roller coaster to turn someone upside down and make them feel disoriented.
discombobulate definition by Webster's New World
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- discombobulation noun
discombobulate definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb dis·com·bob·u·lat·ed, dis·com·bob·u·lat·ing, dis·com·bob·u·lates
To throw into a state of confusion. See Synonyms at confuse.
Origin: Perhaps alteration of discompose.
- disˌcom·bobˌu·laˈtion noun