disquantity
transitive verb Date: 1605 obsolete diminish, lessen

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Disquantity — Dis*quan ti*ty, v. t. To diminish the quantity of; to lessen. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disquantity — /dis kwon ti tee/, v.t., disquantitied, disquantitying. Obs. to diminish in quantity; make less. [1595 1605; DIS + QUANTITY] * * * …   Universalium

  • disquantity — dis·quantity …   English syllables

  • disquantity — dəs, (ˈ)dis+ transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ es) Etymology: dis (I) + quantity (n.) 1. obsolete : to reduce in quantity : diminish, lessen 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dequantitate — De*quan ti*tate, v. t. [L. de + quantitas, atis. See {Quantity}.] To diminish the quantity of; to disquantity. [Obs.] Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”