Definition of disenthral in English:


(US disenthrall)

verbdisenthralling, disenthralled, disenthrals

[with object]literary
  • Set free.

    ‘I disenthral my mind from theories’
    • ‘Indeed, you say the main purpose of your recent book is ‘to disenthrall those who believe consciousness is metaphysical.’’
    • ‘As Lincoln once said, and this applies across the ideological spectrum, ‘We must disenthrall ourselves, and then we shall save our country.’’
    • ‘He hoped to see them shake themselves loose and so be disenthralled.’
    • ‘To paraphrase Abraham Lincoln, we must disenthrall ourselves, and then we will save our church.’
    set free, free, release, let out, let go, discharge, let loose, set loose, deliver, save, rescue, extricate
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