redispose

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v redispose dispose anew "The goods were redisposed at a great loss"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Redispose To dispose anew or again; to readjust; to rearrange.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • redispose To dispose or adjust again.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Redispose rē-dis-pōz′ to dispose or adjust again
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Usage

In literature:

We stirred them up and redisposed them in such a way as to make our bed as level as possible.
"Roughing It" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
We stirred them up and redisposed them in such a way as to make our bed as level as possible.
"Roughing It, Part 1." by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
This movement, which was a ruse, deceived the enemy, who at once redisposed his troops in readiness for an attack from this new quarter.
"The Story of Isaac Brock" by Walter R. Nursey
He was redisposing his men when he was hit by a shell and badly wounded both in the left arm and left leg.
"Average Americans" by Theodore Roosevelt
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