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dispose
as in:  dispose of the assets


Will you dispose of your California real estate now that you have moved?
  to sell or transfer to another
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dispose disposed disposer disposing disposes
Notes:
Since there are so many reasonably common, but highly diverse senses of dispose, it is generally recommended that you just learn the sense (or senses) that currently interest you.

It may help you to remember the various senses of dispose and its other forms such as disposition, if you remember that all the senses have to do with getting rid of (or using something) or being inclined to do something.
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Samples:
  • Will you dispose of your California real estate now that you have moved?
  • Her will split everything between the children, but left no instructions regarding disposal of her home and art.
  • ...he had an undoubted right to dispose of his own property as he chose,
    Jane Austen  --  Sense and Sensibility
  • There was only a small part of his estate that Sir Walter could dispose of;
    Jane Austen  --  Persuasion

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  • Cut off thus unexpectedly, he left no will as to the disposal of his property.
    Frederick Douglass  --  The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
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Associated words [difficulty]:   dispose [2]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Classic Literature, Architecture, Personal Finance
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