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disabuseverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌdɪs.əˈbjuːz/ formal
to ​cause someone no ​longer to have a ​wrongidea: He ​thought that all women ​likedchildren, but she ​soon disabused him of that (​idea/​notion).
(Definition of disabuse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “disabuse”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使改变想法, 使消除误解…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使改變想法, 使消除誤解…
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