Disperse

Definition of Disperse

Dis`perse´
v. t.1.To scatter abroad; to drive to different parts; to distribute; to diffuse; to spread; as, the Jews are dispersed among all nations.
[imp. & p. p. Dispersed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Dispersing.]
The lips of the wise disperse knowledge.
- Prov. xv. 7.
Two lions, in the still, dark night,
A herd of beeves disperse.
- Cowper.
2.To scatter, so as to cause to vanish; to dissipate; as, to disperse vapors.
Dispersed are the glories.
- Shak.
v. i.1.To separate; to go or move into different parts; to vanish; as, the company dispersed at ten o'clock; the clouds disperse.
2.To distribute wealth; to share one's abundance with others.
He hath dispersed, he hath given to the poor.
- Ps. cxii. 9.

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