Examples of disinherit in a Sentence
She threatened to disinherit her son and leave him penniless.
Recent Examples of disinherit from the Web
Jane’s son Edward was at best a useless boy-king, and at worst a divisive religious extremist who disinherited his sisters.
According to court documents, Nupson’s mother considered disinheriting her because of her personal problems.
As an only son, he was essentially disinherited from his mother’s legacy.
At the beginning, he had been reviled and disinherited by his harsh warrior father Randyll Tarly, who sent him to the Night's Watch where he was mocked and abused.
The rest of the verdict was for a series of moves through which Roberta Dickson essentially disinherited Shook.
Remember that among the disinherited there’s a mystic language.
This hurricane disinherited the meek, who were supposed to inherit the earth.
Some, for example, decide to disinherit an unloving child.
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DISINHERIT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of disinherit for English Language Learners
: to prevent (someone, such as your daughter or son) from having the legal right to receive your money or property after you die
DISINHERIT Defined for Kids
Definition of disinherit for Students
- The millionaire disinherited his son.
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