Disanchor Dis*an"chor, v. t. & i. [Pref. dis- + anchor: cf. F. d['e]sancrer.] To raise the anchor of, as a ship; to weigh anchor. [Obs.] --Heywood. [1913 Webster]

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  • disanchor — dis·anchor …   English syllables

  • disanchor — (ˈ)dis+ verb Etymology: Middle English disancren, from Middle French desancrer, from Old French, from des dis (I) + ancrer to anchor, from ancre anchor, from Latin ancora more at anchor transitive verb …   Useful english dictionary

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