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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Prevent deliberately (as by making a will) from inheriting.

Usage examples (26)
  • The principle that one cannot disinherit ones children remains true under the change of regime.
  • Verb (used with object) : the disinherited peoples of the earth
  • Nothing but irresistible force can disinherit them.
  • "Boy! do you wish to drive me to disinherit and disown you?" for more
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