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tr.v. dis·em·bar·rassed, dis·em·bar·rass·ing, dis·em·bar·rass·es
To free from something bothersome or encumbering; relieve.
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1. to free from embarrassment, entanglement, etc
2. to relieve or rid of something burdensome
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dis•em•bar•rass(ˌdɪs ɛmˈbær əs)
to disentangle or extricate from something troublesome.
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Past participle: disembarrassed
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|Verb||1.||disembarrass - relieve from; "Rid the house of pests"|
cleanse - purge of an ideology, bad thoughts, or sins; "Purgatory is supposed to cleanse you from your sins"
relieve - free from a burden, evil, or distress
clear - clear from impurities, blemishes, pollution, etc.; "clear the water before it can be drunk"
disinfest - rid of vermin; "The exterminator disinfests the house"
disembody - free from a body or physical form or reality
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