Disputer to Dissemble
(Dis*put"er) n. One who disputes, or who is given to disputes; a controvertist.
Where is the disputer of this world?1 Cor. i. 20.
(Dis*pu"ti*son) n. [See Disputation.] Dispute; discussion. [Obs.] Chaucer.
1. The act of disqualifying, or state of being disqualified; want of qualification; incompetency; disability; as,
the disqualification of men for holding certain offices.
2. That which disqualifies; that which incapacitates or makes unfit; as, conviction of crime is a disqualification
of a person for office; sickness is a disqualification for labor.
I must still retain the consciousness of those disqualifications which you have been pleased to overlook.Sir J. Shore.
(Dis*qual"i*fy) v. t. [imp. & p. p. Disqualified ; p. pr. & vb. n. Disqualifying.]
1. To deprive of the qualities or properties necessary for any purpose; to render unfit; to incapacitate;
with for or from before the purpose, state, or act.
My common illness disqualifies me for all conversation; I mean my deafness.Swift.
Me are not disqualified by their engagements in trade from being received in high society.Southey.
2. To deprive of some power, right, or privilege, by positive restriction; to disable; to debar legally; as, a
conviction of perjury disqualifies a man to be a witness.
(Dis*quan"ti*ty) v. t. To diminish the quantity of; to lessen. [Obs.] Shak.
(Dis*qui"et) a. Deprived of quiet; impatient; restless; uneasy. [R.] Shak.
(Dis*qui"et), n. Want of quiet; want of tranquility in body or mind; uneasiness; restlessness; disturbance; anxiety.
(Dis*qui"et), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Disquieted; p. pr. & vb. n. Disquieting.] To render unquiet; to
deprive of peace, rest, or tranquility; to make uneasy or restless; to disturb.
Why art thou cast down, O my soul, and why art thou disquieted within me?Ps. xlii. 11.
As quiet as these disquieted times will permit.Sir W. Scott.
Syn. To harass; disturb; vex; fret; excite; agitate.
(Dis*qui"et*al) n. The act of disquieting; a state of disquiet. [Obs.]
[It] roars and strives 'gainst its disquietal.Dr. H. More.
(Dis*qui"et*er) n. One who, or that which, disquiets, or makes uneasy; a disturber.
(Dis*qui"et*ful) a. Producing inquietude or uneasiness. [R.] Barrow.
(Dis*qui"et*ive) a. Tending to disquiet. [R.]
(Dis*qui"et*ly), adv. In a disquiet manner; uneasily; as, he rested disquietly that night. [R.]