Origin: MDu disen, to put flax on a distaff < LowG diesse, bunch of flax, akin to OE dis-: see distaff
See dizen in American Heritage Dictionary 4
transitive verb di·zened, di·zen·ing, di·zens
Origin: Possibly Middle Dutch disen, to prepare a distaff with flax for spinning
Origin: , from Middle Low German dise, disene, bunch of flax.