disentitle

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verb dis·en·tit·le \ˌdis-in-ˈtī-təl\

Definition of disentitle

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to deprive of title, claim, or right

1654

First Known Use of disentitle

1654


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disentitle

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transitive verb dis·en·tit·le \dis-ən-ˈtīt-əl\

Legal Definition of disentitle

  1. :  to deprive of title, claim, or right


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