Definition of 'disinherit'
Example sentences containing 'disinherit'
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The old man found out and stopped the marriage by threatening to disinherit his son. THE WITCH TREE SYMBOL (2003)He turned to go without a word and his father said quietly to his back, `Frederick, I don't want to disinherit you in favour of Charles. SEA MUSIC (2003)Probably, thought Anastasia uncomfortably, she would disinherit her granddaughter if she knew what Daphne was up to. ANASTASIA KRUPNIK (3-IN-1) (2003)
The letter said if I didn't shape up, he would not only stop supporting me, he'd disinherit me. AFTER ALL THESE YEARS (2003)
Synonyms of 'disinherit'
Trends of 'disinherit'
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