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imburse

v.

1520s, from Medieval Latin imbursare, from assimilated form of in- "into, in, on, upon" (see in- (2)) + bursa "purse." Related: Imbursement.

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  • Our trusty friend, stir not, nor imburse any; but let us vary the chance, and speak without disjunctives.

    Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete.

    Francois Rabelais