1 give, sell, or transfer to another; "She disposed of her parents' possessions"
2 throw or cast away; "Put away your worries" [syn: discard, fling, toss, toss out, toss away, chuck out, cast aside, throw out, cast out, throw away, cast away, put away]
3 make receptive or willing towards an action or attitude or belief; "Their language inclines us to believe them" [syn: incline] [ant: indispose]
4 make fit or prepared; "Your education qualifies you for this job" [syn: qualify] [ant: disqualify]
- US /dɪˈspəʉzd/
- Rhymes: -əʊz
- To eliminate or to get rid of something.
- I dispose of my trash in the garbage can.
- To distribute and put in place.
- To deal out; to assign to a use.
- To incline
- In these uncertain times, I am disposed towards caution. (Used here intransitively in the passive voice)
to get rid of something
Dispose is design pattern which is used to handle resource clean up in systems which use garbage collection.
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