- The definition of disruptive is something causing upset or disorder.
An example of something disruptive is a child shouting in the middle of a quiet library.
disruptive definition by Webster's New World
- causing disruption
- produced by disruption
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- disruptively adverb
disruptive definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Relating to, causing, or produced by disruption.
- dis·rupˈtive·ly adverb
- dis·rupˈtive·ness noun