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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - To take property or land away from someone.

Usage examples (34)
  • The purpose of the policy is to eventually dispossess them of their homeland and way of living.
  • "put out," "dispossess," &c., which are used in the same and in parallel passages?
  • "I recognize the right of my rival to dispossess us."
  • In short, shall two common men dispossess the Neros and the for more
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