dissert

[ dih-surt ]
/ dɪˈsɜrt /

verb (used without object)

to discourse on a subject.

Nearby words

  1. dissenters,
  2. dissentient,
  3. dissenting opinion,
  4. dissentious,
  5. dissepiment,
  6. dissertate,
  7. dissertation,
  8. disserve,
  9. disservice,
  10. dissever

Origin of dissert

1615–25; < Latin dissertāre to set forth at length (frequentative of disserere to arrange in order), equivalent to dis- dis-1 + ser- put together + frequentative -t- + -āre infinitive suffix

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