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Definition of disabuse verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

disabuse

 verb
verb
NAmE//ˌdɪsəˈbyuz//
 
disabuse somebody (of something) (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they disabuse
 
he / she / it disabuses
 
past simple disabused
 
-ing form disabusing
 
 
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to tell someone that what they think is true is, in fact, not true
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: disabuse