(music) marked by or composed of disconnected parts or sounds; cut short crisply; "staccato applause"; "a staccato command"; "staccato notes"
marked by sudden changes in subject and sharp transitions; "abrupt prose"
having been divided; having the unity destroyed; "Congress...gave the impression of...a confusing sum of disconnected local forces"-Samuel Lubell; "a league of disunited nations"- E.B.White; "a fragmented coalition"; "a split group"
make disconnected, disjoin or unfasten
pull the plug of (electrical appliances) and render inoperable; "unplug the hair dryer after using it"
lacking orderly continuity; "a confused set of instructions"; "a confused dream about the end of the world"; "disconnected fragments of a story"; "scattered thoughts"
not plugged in or connected to a power source; "the iron is disconnected"