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dis·es·tab·lish

 (dĭs′ĭ-stăb′lĭsh)
tr.v. dis·es·tab·lished, dis·es·tab·lish·ing, dis·es·tab·lish·es
1. To alter the status of (something established by authority or general acceptance).
2. To deprive (a church) of official governmental support.

dis′es·tab′lish·ment n.
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disestablish

(ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃ)
vb
(Ecclesiastical Terms) (tr) to deprive (a church, custom, institution, etc) of established status
ˌdisesˈtablishment n
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dis•es•tab•lish

(ˌdɪs ɪˈstæb lɪʃ)

v.t.
1. to deprive of the character of being established; abolish.
2. to withdraw exclusive state recognition or support from (a church).
[1590–1600]
dis`es•tab′lish•ment, n.
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disestablish


Past participle: disestablished
Gerund: disestablishing

Imperative
disestablish
disestablish
Present
I disestablish
you disestablish
he/she/it disestablishes
we disestablish
you disestablish
they disestablish
Preterite
I disestablished
you disestablished
he/she/it disestablished
we disestablished
you disestablished
they disestablished
Present Continuous
I am disestablishing
you are disestablishing
he/she/it is disestablishing
we are disestablishing
you are disestablishing
they are disestablishing
Present Perfect
I have disestablished
you have disestablished
he/she/it has disestablished
we have disestablished
you have disestablished
they have disestablished
Past Continuous
I was disestablishing
you were disestablishing
he/she/it was disestablishing
we were disestablishing
you were disestablishing
they were disestablishing
Past Perfect
I had disestablished
you had disestablished
he/she/it had disestablished
we had disestablished
you had disestablished
they had disestablished
Future
I will disestablish
you will disestablish
he/she/it will disestablish
we will disestablish
you will disestablish
they will disestablish
Future Perfect
I will have disestablished
you will have disestablished
he/she/it will have disestablished
we will have disestablished
you will have disestablished
they will have disestablished
Future Continuous
I will be disestablishing
you will be disestablishing
he/she/it will be disestablishing
we will be disestablishing
you will be disestablishing
they will be disestablishing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been disestablishing
you have been disestablishing
he/she/it has been disestablishing
we have been disestablishing
you have been disestablishing
they have been disestablishing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been disestablishing
you will have been disestablishing
he/she/it will have been disestablishing
we will have been disestablishing
you will have been disestablishing
they will have been disestablishing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been disestablishing
you had been disestablishing
he/she/it had been disestablishing
we had been disestablishing
you had been disestablishing
they had been disestablishing
Conditional
I would disestablish
you would disestablish
he/she/it would disestablish
we would disestablish
you would disestablish
they would disestablish
Past Conditional
I would have disestablished
you would have disestablished
he/she/it would have disestablished
we would have disestablished
you would have disestablished
they would have disestablished
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.disestablish - deprive (an established church) of its status
church service, church - a service conducted in a house of worship; "don't be late for church"
impoverish, deprive - take away
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Translations

disestablish

[ˌdɪsɪsˈtæblɪʃ] VT [+ church] → separar del Estado
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disestablish

[ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃ] vt [+ Church, institution] → séparer de l'État
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disestablish

vt the Churchvom Staat trennen
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References in periodicals archive ?
government's jurisdiction until Congress disestablishes it.
For all of these reasons, then, I believe Rubenfeld is wrong to treat Congress's power to enforce the Free Exercise Clause via Section 5 of the Fourteenth Amendment as dismissively as he does.(37) Any effort by Congress to enforce the Free Exercise Clause, he breezes, would disestablish religion, and anything that disestablishes religion violates the Establishment Clause, and Congress cannot do anything under Section 5 that violates another constitutional provision.
Carpenter case that the reservation is still intact until Congress disestablishes it.