Disrank
Disrank Dis*rank" (?; see {Dis-}), v. t. [Cf. {Derange}.] 1. To degrade from rank. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

2. To throw out of rank or into confusion. --Decker. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • disrank — transitive verb Etymology: dis (I) + rank (n.) obsolete : to throw into disorder …   Useful english dictionary

  • Derange — De*range , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Deranged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Deranging}.] [F. d[ e]ranger; pref. d[ e] = d[ e]s (L. dis) + ranger to range. See {Range}, and cf. {Disarrange}, {Disrank}.] 1. To put out of place, order, or rank; to disturb the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Deranged — Derange De*range , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Deranged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Deranging}.] [F. d[ e]ranger; pref. d[ e] = d[ e]s (L. dis) + ranger to range. See {Range}, and cf. {Disarrange}, {Disrank}.] 1. To put out of place, order, or rank; to disturb… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Deranging — Derange De*range , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Deranged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Deranging}.] [F. d[ e]ranger; pref. d[ e] = d[ e]s (L. dis) + ranger to range. See {Range}, and cf. {Disarrange}, {Disrank}.] 1. To put out of place, order, or rank; to disturb… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • di- — dis dis (?; 258) 1. A prefix from the Latin, whence F. d[ e]s, or sometimes d[ e] , dis . The Latin dis appears as {di }before b, d, g, l, m, n, r, v, becomes dif before f, and either dis or di before j. It is from the same root as bis twice, and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dis- — (?; 258) 1. A prefix from the Latin, whence F. d[ e]s, or sometimes d[ e] , dis . The Latin dis appears as {di }before b, d, g, l, m, n, r, v, becomes dif before f, and either dis or di before j. It is from the same root as bis twice, and duo, E …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Disarray — Dis ar*ray , n. [Cf. F. d[ e]sarroi.] 1. Want of array or regular order; disorder; confusion. [1913 Webster] Disrank the troops, set all in disarray. Daniel. [1913 Webster] 2. Confused attire; undress. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Disrange — Dis*range , v. t. [Pref. dis + range: cf. OF. desrengier, F. d[ e]rangier. See {Derange}, {Disrank}.] To disarrange. [Obs.] Wood. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • humiliate — I verb abase, abash, affront, befool, bespatter, blackball, blacken, brand, bring shame upon, cast a slur upon, cast down, contemn, cow, crush, debase, defame, deflate, degrade, demean, demote, depreciate, deride, derogate, discredit, disgrace,… …   Law dictionary

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