What does disburse mean?

Definitions for disbursedɪsˈbɜrs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disburse, pay out(verb)

    expend, as from a fund


  1. disburse(Verb)

    To pay out, expend; usually from a public fund or treasury

  2. Origin: From desbourser (modern: débourser). Equivalent to dis- + burse.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disburse(verb)

    to pay out; to expend; -- usually from a public fund or treasury

  2. Origin: [OF. desbourser, F. dbourser; pref. des- (L. dis-) + bourse purse. See Burse, and cf. Dispurse.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Disburse

    dis-burs′, v.t. to pay out.—n. Disburse′ment, a paying out: that which is paid out. [O. Fr. desbourser, des—L. dis, apart, and bourse, a purse.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disburse in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disburse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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