dishelm dis*helm" (d[i^]s*h[e^]lm"), v. t. [Pref. dis- + helm helmet.] To deprive of the helmet. [Poetic] [1913 Webster]

Lying stark, Dishelmed and mute, and motionlessly pale. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]

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  • dishelm — /dis helm /, v.t. to deprive of a helmet. [1470 80; DIS 1 + HELM2] * * * …   Universalium

  • dishelm — dis·helm …   English syllables

  • dishelm — I. dəs, (ˈ)dis+ transitive verb Etymology: dis (I) + helm (helmet) : to deprive (as a person) of a helmet II. transitive verb Etymology: dis ( …   Useful english dictionary

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