Disabuse is defined as to free from a misconception.verb
An example of to disabuse is to tell children that they are not going to be having ice cream sundaes every night.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
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transitive verb dis·a·bused, dis·a·bus·ing, dis·a·bus·es
Origin: French désabuser : dés-, dis- + abuser, to delude (from Old French, to misuse; see abuse).