transitive verb
de·​bar·​rass | \ də̇ˈbarəs, dēˈ- \

Definition of debarrass

: to disembarrass especially by removing what impedes or encumbers debarrassed her of her coat and hat

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History and Etymology for debarrass

French débarrasser, from Middle French debarrasser, from de- + embarrasser to embarrass

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“Debarrass.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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