discommon

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dis- +‎ common

Verb[edit]

discommon (third-person singular simple present discommons, present participle discommoning, simple past and past participle discommoned)

  1. To deprive of the right of common.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Bishop Hall to this entry?)
  2. To deprive of privileges.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of T. Warton to this entry?)
  3. (law) To deprive (lands etc.) of commonable quality, by enclosing or appropriating.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Burrill to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.