Meaning of “dis” in the English Dictionary

"dis" in British English

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disverb [ T ]

uk /dɪs/ us /dɪs/ -ss- US slang

→  diss


uk /dɪs-/ us /dɪs-/

added to the front of some words to form their opposites:


(Definition of “dis” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dis" in American English

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disverb [ T ]

us /dɪs/ -ss- slang

to say or do something that shows a lack of respect for someone and is often intended to insult

(Definition of “dis” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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