Definition of disinvest verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

disinvest

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪnˈvest//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪnˈvest//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they disinvest
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪnˈvest//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪnˈvest//
 
he / she / it disinvests
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪnˈvests//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪnˈvests//
 
past simple disinvested
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪnˈvestɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪnˈvestɪd//
 
past participle disinvested
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪnˈvestɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪnˈvestɪd//
 
-ing form disinvesting
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪnˈvestɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪnˈvestɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive] disinvest (from something) (business) to stop investing money in a company, an industry or a country; to reduce the amount of money invested
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: disinvest