1. state of being disconnected
2. an unbridgeable disparity (as from a failure of understanding)
- there is a vast disconnect between public opinion and federal policy
3. the act of breaking a connection
Similar word(s): disjunction
Sentences with disconnection as a noun:
- The disconnection of the power cable shut down all the computers.
- A sudden disconnection cut me off in mid-phrase.
- There was a hopeless disconnection between the weary, old teacher and the spirited, young students.