verb (used with object)
to consider or examine by argument, comment, etc.; talk over or write about, especially to explore solutions; debate:
to discuss the proposed law on taxes.
to collect a debt from (the person primarily liable) before proceeding against the person secondarily liable.
to execute against the movable property of (a debtor) before proceeding against the debtor’s immovable property, as land.
Rare. to consume (food or drink) enthusiastically.
Obsolete. to make known; reveal.
to have a conversation about; consider by talking over; debate
to treat (a subject) in speech or writing: the first three volumes discuss basic principles
(facetious, rare) to eat or drink with enthusiasm
verb (used with object) 1. to send off or away with speed, as a messenger, telegram, body of troops, etc. 2. to dismiss (a person), as after an audience. 3. to put to death; kill: The spy was promptly dispatched. 4. to transact or dispose of (a matter) promptly or speedily. verb (used without object) […]
verb (used with object), dispersed, dispersing. 1. to drive or send off in various directions; scatter: to disperse a crowd. 2. to spread widely; disseminate: to disperse knowledge. 3. to dispel; cause to vanish: The wind dispersed the fog. 4. Physical Chemistry. to cause (particles) to separate uniformly throughout a solid, liquid, or gas. 5. […]
verb (used with object), disposed, disposing. 1. to give a tendency or inclination to; incline: His temperament disposed him to argue readily with people. 2. to put in a particular or the proper order or arrangement; adjust by arranging the parts. 3. to put in a particular or suitable place: The lamp was disposed on […]
[ree-di-strib-yoot] /ˌri dɪˈstrɪb yut/ verb (used with object), redistributed, redistributing. 1. to distribute again or anew: The corporation will redistribute its share of the profits to its stockholders. 2. to alter the distribution of; apportion differently: Let’s redistribute the work more fairly. redistribute /ˌriːdɪˈstrɪbjuːt/ verb (transitive) 1. to distribute (something) again or differently