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English definition of “dispose”

dispose

verb uk   /dɪˈspəʊz/ us    /-ˈspoʊz/ formal
dispose sb to/towards sb/sth to make someone feel a particular way towards someone or something: His rudeness when we first met didn't dispose me very kindly to/towards him.Affecting and influencing
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(Definition of dispose from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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