divests

present tense third-person singular of divest
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as in evicts
to end the occupancy or possession of unable to make their mortgage payments, they were summarily divested of their house

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as in deprives
to take something away from he was divested of the boxing title when the fraud was uncovered

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“Divests.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/divests. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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