divest sb of sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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divest sb of sth

phrasal verb with divest uk   us   /dɪˈvest/ verb [I or T] mainly US
to take something off or away from someone or yourself: There is a ​growingmovement to ​divest the ​monarchy of ​itsremainingconstitutionalpower. She ​divested herself of her ​cumbersomeattire.
(Definition of divest sb of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “divest sb of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 取消(某人)的…, 处理掉, 丢弃…
in Chinese (Traditional) 取消(某人)的…, 處理掉, 丟棄…
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