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disabuse

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdisabusedis‧a‧buse /ˌdɪsəˈbjuːz/ verb [transitive] formal 🔊 🔊 PERSUADEto persuade someone that what they believe is not truedisabuse somebody of something 🔊 I tried to disabuse him of that notion.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
disabuseHowever, I do not believe that I will be able to disabuse him of his beliefs.It may also disabuse ministers of the belief that people notice indirect taxes less than direct ones.The government will do nothing to disabuse the public of this impression you can be sure.Successive experience to the contrary failed to disabuse them of this illusion.disabuse somebody of somethingI hope to disabuse you of the notion that all employees are lazy.
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Verb table
disabuse
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydisabuse
he, she, itdisabuses
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydisabused
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave disabused
he, she, ithas disabused
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad disabused
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill disabuse
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have disabused
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam disabusing
he, she, itis disabusing
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you, we, theyare disabusing
Past
I, he, she, itwas disabusing
you, we, theywere disabusing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been disabusing
he, she, ithas been disabusing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been disabusing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be disabusing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been disabusing
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