disburden

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verb dis·bur·den \(ˌ)dis-ˈbər-dən\

Definition of disburden

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1a :  to rid of a burden disburden a pack animalb :  unburden disburden your conscience

  3. 2 :  unload disburdened their merchandise in the town square

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  discharge the vessels disburdened at the dock

disburdenment

play \-mənt\ noun

Examples of disburden in a Sentence

  1. disburdened the oil tanker before it could leak any more oil

  2. the cinema was a place where we could disburden ourselves of our cares, if only for a couple of hours

First Known Use of disburden

1532



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