Definitions

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  • v. To remove the vowels from.

Etymologies

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Punningly from disembowel and vowel.

Examples

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  • Disemvowel (disemvowelled, disemvowelling): to moderate an objectionable comment or passage by removing its vowels. The word was invented on 21 November 2002 by Arthur Hlavaty.

    June 11, 2009

  • Vry clvr.

    Srry. Bd jk, knw. Cldn't hlp mslf.

    December 3, 2006