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English definition of “disinvest”

disinvest

verb [I]     /ˌdɪs.ɪnˈvest/ (also divest)
to sell your shares in a company or to stop taking part in a business activity Financial investments and the stock market disinvestment     /-mənt/ noun [U] (US also divestiture, divestment)
(Definition of disinvest verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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