disenthral

[ dis-en-thrawl ]
/ ˌdɪs ɛnˈθrɔl /

verb (used with object), dis·en·thralled, dis·en·thralling.


Nearby words

  1. disengaged,
  2. disengagement,
  3. disenroll,
  4. disentail,
  5. disentangle,
  6. disenthrall,
  7. disenthrone,
  8. disentitle,
  9. disentomb,
  10. disentrance

Related formsdis·en·thral·ment, noun

disenthrall

[ dis-en-thrawl ]
/ ˌdɪs ɛnˈθrɔl /

verb (used with object)

to free from bondage; liberate: to be disenthralled from morbid fantasies.

Origin of disenthrall

First recorded in 1635–45; dis-1 + enthrall

Related formsdis·en·thrall·ment, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for disenthralling

disenthral

US disenthrall

/ (ˌdɪsɪnˈθrɔːl) /

verb -thrals, -thralling or -thralled or US -thralls, -thralling or -thralled

(tr) to set free
Derived Formsdisenthralment or US disenthrallment, noun

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