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Definition of the verb dismast
What does dismast mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: dismasted | dismasting | dismasts
- [transitive] To break off the mast (of a ship), especially by gunfire.
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by William Chambers
Dismast, dis-mast', z.f., to de/rive of a mast or masts: —for £. dismasting ; fa.p. dismast'ed. [L. dis, privative, and Mast.] Dismay, diz-mâ', v. f. lit. to de/rive of £ower; to deprive of strength and firmness through fear; ...
by John ENTICK, Rev. David BLAIR (pseud. [i.e. Sir Richard Phillips.])
to strip Dismast (dis-mast'), v. a. to deprive of masts Dismay (dis-may'), v, a to frighten, discourage P' ...
The Classic First Edition by H. W. Fowler
The first is recommended ; disbud, discredit, discrown, disfigure, dismast, ...
by Clive Upton, William A. Kretzschmar, Jr.
lor, -Z dismast BR dis'md:st, -s, -in, -Id AM dis'mast, -s, - in, -od dismay BR dis'mei, -z, -In, -d AM do'Smel, -Z, -In, -d dismember BR ...
by Merriam-Webster, Inc
sassy Malagasy, Tallahassee Haile Salassie ast1 \ast\ see ust1 ast2 \ast\ bast, blast, cast, caste, clast, fast, gast, ghast, hast, last, mast, past, vast aghast, avast, bedfast, Belfast, bombast, broadcast, bypast, contrast, dicast, dismast, downcast, ...
by Thomas Joseph Carey
DISDAIN DISMAST Disdain', v.a. (ed, ing), to regard with contempt ; — n. contempt, scorn, arrogance; indignation. Disdam'ful, a. banghty , scornful- Disease', n. distemper; malady, iliness, sickness. Disembark', v.a. (ed, ing), to £ut on shore; ...
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Video shows what dismast means. to break off the mast , especially by gunfire.. Dismast Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say ...
Scrabble value of D2I1S1M3A1S1T1
The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine