Definition of disinvest


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • disinvest is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 13 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • disinvest is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 15 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of disinvest

  • reduce or dispose of; cease to hold (an investment) (verb)

    Examples

    1. There was pressure on the university to disinvest in South Africa

    Synonyms

    1. divest

  • deprive of status or authority (verb)

    Examples

    1. They disinvested themselves of their rights

    Synonyms

    1. divest

  • remove (someone's or one's own) clothes (verb)

    Examples

    1. He disinvested himself of his garments

    Synonyms

    1. divest
    2. strip
    3. undress

See definition of disinvest in Merriam Webster