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disfurnish

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verb dis·fur·nish \(ˌ)dis-ˈfər-nish\

Definition of disfurnish

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make destitute of possessions :  divest

disfurnishment play \-mənt\ noun


Origin of disfurnish

Middle French desfourniss-, stem of desfournir, from des- dis- + fournir to furnish


First Known Use: 1531


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