Disponge
Disponge Dis*ponge", v. t. [Pref. dis- + sponge.] To sprinkle, as with water from a sponge. [Poetic & Rare] [Written also {dispunge}.] [1913 Webster]

O sovereign mistress of true melancholy, The poisonous damp of night disponge upon me. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


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  • disponge — var. form of dispunge …   Useful english dictionary

  • dispunge — Disponge Dis*ponge , v. t. [Pref. dis + sponge.] To sprinkle, as with water from a sponge. [Poetic & Rare] [Written also {dispunge}.] [1913 Webster] O sovereign mistress of true melancholy, The poisonous damp of night disponge upon me. Shak.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dispunge — Dis*punge , v. t. See {Disponge}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dis|punge — «dihs PUHNJ», transitive verb, punged, pung|ing. Archaic. disponge. ╂[< di 2 + obsolete spunge sponge] …   Useful english dictionary

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