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Divest

Di`vest´
v. t.1.To unclothe; to strip, as of clothes, arms, or equipage; - opposed to invest.
[imp. & p. p. Divested; p. pr. & vb. n. Divesting.]
2.Fig.: To strip; to deprive; to dispossess; as, to divest one of his rights or privileges; to divest one's self of prejudices, passions, etc.
3.(Law) See Devest.
Verb1.divest - take away possessions from someone; "The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets"
Synonyms: deprive, strip
2.divest - deprive of status or authority; "he was divested of his rights and his title"; "They disinvested themselves of their rights"
Synonyms: disinvest
Antonyms:
enthrone, vest, invest - provide with power and authority; "They vested the council with special rights"
3.divest - reduce or dispose of; cease to hold (an investment); "The company decided to divest"; "the board of trustees divested $20 million in real estate property"; "There was pressure on the univeristy to disinvest in South Africa"
Synonyms: disinvest
Antonyms:
invest, commit, put, place - make an investment; "Put money into bonds"
4.divest - remove (someone's or one's own) clothes; "The nurse quickly undressed the accident victim"; "She divested herself of her outdoor clothes"; "He disinvested himself of his garments"
Synonyms: undress, disinvest, strip
abridge, bankrupt, bare, bereave, bleed, bleed white, curtail, cut off, denudate, denude, deplume, deprive, deprive of, despoil, disencumber, disentitle, disinherit, dismantle, displume, dispossess, disrobe, doff, drain, dry, ease one of, exhaust, expose, flay, fleece, impoverish, lay bare, lay open, lighten one of, lose, milk, mine, mulct, oust, pick clean, pluck, plunder, put off, relieve, remove, rid, rob, shear, skin, spoil, strip, strip bare, suck dry, take away from, take from, take off, tap, uncloak, unclothe, uncover, undress, unsheathe, unveil
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