- The definition of haphazard is something disorganized or without any particular order to it.
An example of haphazard is when you just throw your things all over the house when you come in at the end of the day instead of placing them in particular spots.
Things have been thrown in this closet in a haphazard way.
haphazard definition by Webster's New World
Origin: hap plush hazard
haphazard definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- hap·hazˈard·ly adverb
- hap·hazˈard·ness noun