Clear on unclear

disabuse
(v)
dis-ǝ-BYOOZ
Meaning

correct a false impression; undeceive; cause someone to realize their error

1st Sample Sentence

I want to disabuse you of some misconceptions you have formed about me on the basis of false rumors.

Root

dis (not, un)#abuti (misuse) (Latin)

Antonyms

delude

Mnemonics

REMEMBER AS the opposite of abuse (use harsh words or create wrong impression). story: like a girl fall in love with a rascal, and her father comes to know. what he will do is abuse the boy and disabuse the girl about the boy. simple naa.

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