/ (ˌdɪsɪmˈvaʊəl) /
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(tr) informal to remove the vowels from (a word in a text message, email, etc) in order to abbreviate it
ARE YOU A TRUE BLUE CHAMPION OF THESE "BLUE" SYNONYMS?
We could talk until we're blue in the face about this quiz on words for the color "blue," but we think you should take the quiz and find out if you're a whiz at these colorful terms.
Question 1 of 8
Which of the following words describes “sky blue”?
Word Origin for disemvowel
C21: from disem (bowel) + vowel
Words nearby disemvowel
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