Definition of Disendowing

1. Verb. (present participle of disendow) ¹



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Definition of Disendowing

1. disendow [v] - See also: disendow

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Disendowing

disenclosed
disencloses
disenclosing
disencouragement
disencouragements
disencumber
disencumbered
disencumbering
disencumbers
disencumbrance
disencumbrances
disendow
disendowed
disendower
disendowers
disendowing (current term)
disendowment
disendowments
disendows
disenfranchise
disenfranchised
disenfranchises
disenfranchising
disengage
disengaged
disengagedness
disengagement
disengagements

Literary usage of Disendowing

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1. Ireland, 1798-1898 by William O'Connor Morris (1898)
"... becomes Prime Minister after the General Election of 1868—The Act of 1869 disestablishing and disendowing the Church—Its characteristics and results—The ..."

2. New Ireland: Political Sketches and Personal Reminiscences of Thirty Years by Alexander Martin Sullivan (1877)
"disendowing" the Church, therefore, did not relieve the Catholic millions of Ireland of one penny paid in this way ; and I should be perplexed to say ..."

3. The Christian World: The Magazine of the American and Foreign Christian Union by American and Foreign Christian Union (1856)
"... without disendowing the other sects, would not be thereby diminished. Nay, further, it is obvious that the increase of Protestantism in Ireland, ..."

4. Matthew Arnold by George William Erskine Russell (1904)
"The Liberal Party was just then busy disestablishing and disendowing the Irish Church. He was in favour of Established Churches, and of Concurrent Endowment ..."

5. New Ireland: Political Sketches and Personal Reminiscences by Alexander Martin Sullivan (1878)
"disendowing " the Church, therefore, did not relieve the Catholic millions of Ireland of one penny paid in this way ; and I should be perplexed to say ..."

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