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Definition of Divest


  1. To unclothe; to strip, as of clothes, arms, or equipage; -- opposed to invest.
  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. See Devest.

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Divest Translations

divest in Italian is denudare
divest in Spanish is desposeer
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