dispose /dɪˈspoʊz/ verb
disposes; disposed; disposing
disposes; disposed; disposing
Learner's definition of DISPOSE
[+ object] formal
: to cause (someone) to be likely to do or have something + to or toward
always followed by an adverb or preposition : to put (someone or something) in a particular position or place

dispose of

[phrasal verb]
dispose of (something)
: to throw (something) away : to get rid of (something)
formal : to deal with and finish (something)
law : to give control or ownership of (land, possessions, etc.) to someone
dispose of (someone or something)
: to defeat (a person or team) in a game, contest, etc.
: to kill (a person or animal)
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