[dee-kuh n-dish-uh n]

verb (used with object)

to diminish the physical strength, stamina, or vitality of; weaken.
to diminish or eliminate the conditioned responses or behavior patterns of.

Origin of decondition

First recorded in 1935–40; de- + condition Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for decondition

Historical Examples of decondition

  • It might have been tougher for him 200 years ago, when they hadn't learned to decondition children early from parental fixations.

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    Miriam Allen deFord