Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To make unable or incapable; prevent.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To deprive of power, natural or moral; disable; deprive of ability or means.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To disable; to disqualify.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb obsolete To disable; to disqualify.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb make unable to perform a certain action

Etymologies

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dis- +‎ enable

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