Definitions of divest:
- verb: reduce or dispose of; cease to hold (an investment)
Example: "The company decided to divest"
- verb: deprive of status or authority
Example: "He was divested of his rights and his title"
- verb: take away possessions from someone
- verb: remove (someone's or one's own) clothes
Example: "She divested herself of her outdoor clothes"
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