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dis·en·a·ble

 (dĭs′ĕ-nā′bəl)
tr.v. dis·en·a·bled, dis·en·a·bling, dis·en·a·bles
To make unable or incapable; prevent.

disenable

(ˌdɪsɪˈneɪbəl)
vb
(tr) to cause to become incapable; prevent
ˌdisenˈablement n

disenable


Past participle: disenabled
Gerund: disenabling

Imperative
disenable
disenable
Present
I disenable
you disenable
he/she/it disenables
we disenable
you disenable
they disenable
Preterite
I disenabled
you disenabled
he/she/it disenabled
we disenabled
you disenabled
they disenabled
Present Continuous
I am disenabling
you are disenabling
he/she/it is disenabling
we are disenabling
you are disenabling
they are disenabling
Present Perfect
I have disenabled
you have disenabled
he/she/it has disenabled
we have disenabled
you have disenabled
they have disenabled
Past Continuous
I was disenabling
you were disenabling
he/she/it was disenabling
we were disenabling
you were disenabling
they were disenabling
Past Perfect
I had disenabled
you had disenabled
he/she/it had disenabled
we had disenabled
you had disenabled
they had disenabled
Future
I will disenable
you will disenable
he/she/it will disenable
we will disenable
you will disenable
they will disenable
Future Perfect
I will have disenabled
you will have disenabled
he/she/it will have disenabled
we will have disenabled
you will have disenabled
they will have disenabled
Future Continuous
I will be disenabling
you will be disenabling
he/she/it will be disenabling
we will be disenabling
you will be disenabling
they will be disenabling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been disenabling
you have been disenabling
he/she/it has been disenabling
we have been disenabling
you have been disenabling
they have been disenabling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been disenabling
you will have been disenabling
he/she/it will have been disenabling
we will have been disenabling
you will have been disenabling
they will have been disenabling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been disenabling
you had been disenabling
he/she/it had been disenabling
we had been disenabling
you had been disenabling
they had been disenabling
Conditional
I would disenable
you would disenable
he/she/it would disenable
we would disenable
you would disenable
they would disenable
Past Conditional
I would have disenabled
you would have disenabled
he/she/it would have disenabled
we would have disenabled
you would have disenabled
they would have disenabled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.disenable - make unable to perform a certain action; "disable this command on your computer"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
lay up - disable or confine, as with an illness; "She was laid up with pneumonia for six weeks"
nobble - disable by drugging; "nobble the race horses"
pinion - cut the wings off (of birds)
restrain, confine, hold - to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement; "This holds the local until the express passengers change trains"; "About a dozen animals were held inside the stockade"; "The illegal immigrants were held at a detention center"; "The terrorists held the journalists for ransom"
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