disherit

[dis-her-it]

verb (used with object)

to disinherit.

Nearby words

  1. disheartened,
  2. disheartening,
  3. dished,
  4. dishelm,
  5. disherison,
  6. dishevel,
  7. disheveled,
  8. dishevelled,
  9. dishful,
  10. dishonest

Origin of disherit

1250–1300; Middle English deseriten < Anglo-French, Old French deseriter, equivalent to des- dis-1 + heriter to inherit

Related formsdis·her·i·tor, noun

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