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Meaning of DISEMBARRASS

Pronunciation:  `disem'barus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  relieve from; "Rid the the house of pests"
 

DISEMBARRASS is a 12 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: free, rid
 
 See Also: cleanse, clear, disembody, disinfest, eliminate, obviate, relieve, rid of, smooth, smooth out

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis`em*bar"rass\, v. t. [imp. & p. p.
{Disembarrassed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disembarrassing}.] [Pref.
dis- + embarrass: cf. F. d['e]sembarasser.]
To free from embarrassment, or perplexity; to clear; to
extricate.

      To disembarrass himself of his companion. --Sir W.
                                               Scott.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: break loose, break out, clear, cut loose, disburden, disembroil, disencumber, disengage, disentangle, disinvolve, dislodge, extricate, free, free up, get out, liberate, lighten, release, rid, set at ease, tear loose, unburden, unclutter, unfreight, unknot, unload, unravel, unscramble, unsnarl, untangle, untie, untwine
 

 

 

 

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