What does disposal mean?

Definitions for disposaldɪˈspoʊ zəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word disposal.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disposal(noun)

    the power to use something or someone

    "used all the resources at his disposal"

  2. administration, disposal(noun)

    a method of tending to or managing the affairs of a some group of people (especially the group's business affairs)

  3. disposal, disposition(noun)

    the act or means of getting rid of something

  4. disposal, electric pig, garbage disposal(noun)

    a kitchen appliance for disposing of garbage

Wiktionary

  1. disposal(Noun)

    An arrangement, categorization or classification of things

  2. disposal(Noun)

    a disposing of or getting rid of something

  3. disposal(Noun)

    the power to use something or someone

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disposal(noun)

    the act of disposing, or disposing of, anything; arrangement; orderly distribution; a putting in order; as, the disposal of the troops in two lines

  2. Disposal(noun)

    ordering; regulation; adjustment; management; government; direction

  3. Disposal(noun)

    regulation of the fate, condition, application, etc., of anything; the transference of anything into new hands, a new place, condition, etc.; alienation, or parting; as, a disposal of property

  4. Disposal(noun)

    power or authority to dispose of, determine the condition of, control, etc., especially in the phrase at, or in, the disposal of

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'disposal' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4223

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'disposal' in Nouns Frequency: #1662

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disposal in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disposal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mahtma Gandhi:

    Non-violence is the greatest force at the disposal of mankind.

  2. Mike DeWine:

    I don't think most Ohioans believe this is a proper disposal, a humane disposal.

  3. Kuntoro Mangkusubroto:

    Unsafe disposal of waste will cause further environmental damage in the long term.

  4. Lichty and Wagner:

    Oh, I don't blame Congress. If I had 600 billion at my disposal, I'd be irresponsible, too.

  5. Phillip Cardenas:

    Of course, no background check can predict future behavior and no technology can yet fully prevent bad actions, but our responsibility is to leverage every smart tool at our disposal.

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Translations for disposal

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • отстраняване, избавяне от, разположение, разпорежданеBulgarian
  • dispoziceCzech
  • Entsorgung, Beseitigung, VerfügungGerman
  • ξεφόρτωμα, απαλλαγή, διάθεσηGreek
  • disposiciónSpanish
  • järjestäminen, luokittelu, käyttö, hävittäminenFinnish
  • היפטרותHebrew
  • smaltimentoItalian
  • 제거Korean
  • whakareingaMāori
  • controle, dispensaPortuguese
  • förfogandeSwedish

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