derange vs unbalance what difference

what is difference between derange and unbalance

English

Etymology

From French déranger, from Old French desrengier (throw into disorder), from des- + rengier (to put into line), from reng (line, row), from a Germanic source. See rank (noun).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /dɪˈɹeɪndʒ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /diˈɹeɪndʒ/
  • Rhymes: -eɪndʒ

Verb

derange (third-person singular simple present deranges, present participle deranging, simple past and past participle deranged)

  1. (transitive, chiefly passive) To cause (someone) to go insane or become deranged.
  2. (transitive) To cause disorder in (something); to distort from its ideal state.
  3. (archaic) to disrupt somebody’s plans, to inconvenience someone; derail.

Translations

Anagrams

  • Redange, agender, angered, en garde, enraged, grandee, grenade


English

Etymology

un- +‎ balance

Verb

unbalance (third-person singular simple present unbalances, present participle unbalancing, simple past and past participle unbalanced)

  1. (transitive) To cause to be out of balance.
    If you put that weight on the edge of the tray, it will unbalance it and dump all of the dishes on the floor.

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