Webster's Dictionary, 1913
Disquisitionary adjective Pertaining to disquisition; disquisitional.
Disquisitive adjective Relating to disquisition; fond of discussion or investigation; examining; inquisitive.
Disquisitorial adjective Disquisitory.
Disquisitory adjective Of or pertaining to disquisition; disquisitive. Ed. Rev.
Disrange transitive verb
[ Prefix dis-
: confer Old French desrengier
, French dérangier
. See Derange
.] To disarrange.
[ Obsolete] Wood.
Disrank transitive verb
[ Confer Derange
.] 1. To degrade from rank.
[ Obsolete] 2. To throw out of rank or into confusion. Decker.
Disrate transitive verb To reduce to a lower rating or rank; to degrade. Marryat.
Disray variant of Disarray .
[ Obsolete] Holland.
Disrealize transitive verb To divest of reality; to make uncertain. [ Obsolete] Udall.
Disregard transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Disregarded
; present participle & verbal noun Disregarding
.] Not to regard; to pay no heed to; to omit to take notice of; to neglect to observe; to slight as unworthy of regard or notice; as, to disregard the admonitions of conscience.
Studious of good, man disregarded fame. Blackmore.
Disregard noun The act of disregarding, or the state of being disregarded; intentional neglect; omission of notice; want of attention; slight.
The disregard of experience. Whewell.
Disregarder noun One who disregards.
Disregardful adjective Neglect; negligent; heedless; regardless.
Disregardfully adverb Negligently; heedlessly.
Disrelish noun 1. Want of relish; dislike (of the palate or of the mind); distaste; a slight degree of disgust; as, a disrelish for some kinds of food.
Men love to hear of their power, but have an extreme disrelish to be told of their duty. Burke. 2. Absence of relishing or palatable quality; bad taste; nauseousness. Milton.
Disrelish transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Disrelished
; present participle & verbal noun Disrelishing
.] 1. Not to relish; to regard as unpalatable or offensive; to feel a degree of disgust at. Pope. 2. To deprive of relish; to make nauseous or disgusting in a slight degree. Milton.
Disremember transitive verb To fail to remember; to forget. [ Obsolete or Archaic]
Disrepair noun A state of being in bad condition, and wanting repair.
The fortifications were ancient and in disrepair . Sir W. Scott.
Disreputability noun The state of being disreputable. [ R.]
Disreputable adjective Not reputable; of bad repute; not in esteem; dishonorable; disgracing the reputation; tending to bring into disesteem; as, it is disreputable to associate familiarly with the mean, the lewd, and the profane.
Why should you think that conduct disreputable in priests which you probably consider as laudable in yourself? Bp. Watson. Syn.
-- Dishonorable; discreditable; low; mean; disgraceful; shameful.
Disreputably adverb In a disreputable manner.
Disreputation noun Loss or want of reputation or good name; dishonor; disrepute; disesteem. "A disreputation of piety." Jer. Taylor.
Disrepute noun Loss or want of reputation; ill character; disesteem; discredit.
At the beginning of the eighteenth century astrology fell into general disrepute . Sir W. Scott. Syn.
-- Disesteem; discredit; dishonor; disgrace.
Disrepute transitive verb To bring into disreputation; to hold in dishonor.
More inclined to love them than to disrepute them. Jer. Taylor.
Disrespect noun Want of respect or reverence; disesteem; incivility; discourtesy.
Impatience of bearing the least affront or disrespect . Pope.
Disrespect transitive verb To show disrespect to.
We have disrespected and slighted God. Comber.
Disrespectability noun Want of respectability. Thackeray.
Disrespectable adjective Not respectable; disreputable. M. Arnold.
Disrespecter noun One who disrespects.
Disrespectful adjective Wanting in respect; manifesting disesteem or lack of respect; uncivil; as, disrespectful behavior. -- Dis`re*spect"ful*ly , adverb -- Dis`re*spect"ful*ness , noun
Disrespective adjective Showing want of respect; disrespectful. [ Obsolete] Bp. Hall.
Disreverence transitive verb To treat irreverently or with disrespect. [ Obsolete] Sir T. More.
Disrobe transitive verb & i.
[ imperfect & past participle Disrobed
; present participle & verbal noun Disrobing
.] To divest of a robe; to undress; figuratively, to strip of covering; to divest of that which clothes or decorates; as, autumn disrobes the fields of verdure.
Two great peers were disrobed of their glory. Sir H. Wotton.
Disrober noun One who, or that which, disrobes.
Disroof transitive verb To unroof. [ R.] Carlyle.
Disroot transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Disrooted
; present participle & verbal noun Disrooting
.] To tear up the roots of, or by the roots; hence, to tear from a foundation; to uproot.
A piece of ground disrooted from its situation by subterraneous inundations. Goldsmith.
Disrout intransitive verb [ Confer Old French desrouter , French dérouter .] To put to rout. Taylor (1630).
Disrudder transitive verb To deprive of the rudder, as a ship.
Disrulily adverb In a disorderly manner. [ Obsolete] Rom. of R.
Disruly adjective Unruly; disorderly. [ Obsolete]
[ Latin disruptus
, past participle of disrumpere
, to break or burst asunder; dis-
to break, burst. See Rupture
.] Rent off; torn asunder; severed; disrupted.
Disrupt transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Disrupted
; present participle & verbal noun Disrupting
.] To break asunder; to rend. Thomson.
Disruption noun [ Latin disruptio , diruptio .] The act or rending asunder, or the state of being rent asunder or broken in pieces; breach; rent; dilaceration; rupture; as, the disruption of rocks in an earthquake; disruption of a state.
Disruptive adjective Causing, or tending to cause, disruption; caused by disruption; breaking through; bursting; as, the disruptive discharge of an electrical battery. Nichol.
Disrupture noun Disruption. [ R.] Jefferson.
Dissatisfaction noun The state of being dissatisfied, unsatisfied, or discontented; uneasiness proceeding from the want of gratification, or from disappointed wishes and expectations.
The ambitious man has little happiness, but is subject to much uneasiness and dissatisfaction . Addison. Syn.
-- Discontent; discontentment; displeasure; disapprobation; distaste; dislike.
Dissatisfactory adjective Causing dissatisfaction; unable to give content; unsatisfactory; displeasing.
To have reduced the different qualifications in the different States to one uniform rule, would probably have been as dissatisfactory to some of the States, as difficult for the Convention. A. Hamilton.
-- Dis*sat`is*fac"to*ri*ness noun
Dissatisfy transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Dissatisfied
; present participle & verbal noun Dissatisfying
.] To render unsatisfied or discontented; to excite uneasiness in by frustrating wishes or expectations; to displease by the want of something requisite; as, to be dissatisfied with one's fortune.
The dissatisfied factions of the autocracy. Bancroft.
Disseat transitive verb To unseat. [ R.] Shak.
Dissect transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Dissected
; present participle & verbal noun Dissecting
.] [ Latin dissectus
, past participle of dissecare
to cut. See Section
.] 1. (Anat.) To divide into separate parts; to cut in pieces; to separate and expose the parts of, as an animal or a plant, for examination and to show their structure and relations; to anatomize. 2. To analyze, for the purposes of science or criticism; to divide and examine minutely.
This paragraph . . . I have dissected for a sample. Atterbury.