Definition of disestablishment in English:

disestablishment

Pronunciation /dɪsɪˈstablɪʃm(ə)nt//dɪsɛˈstablɪʃm(ə)nt/

noun

  • See disestablish

    • ‘He hoped, in other words, to engineer a way around the recent disestablishment of the Anglican Church of Virginia.’
    • ‘The crowning success of this sort of approach to politics was the disestablishment of the Anglican Church in Ireland in 1869.’
    • ‘I am not advocating a complete break of the church from the constitution and disestablishment of the Church of England, just a reappraisal of all the roles within it.’
    • ‘To many this seemed a first step towards the disestablishment of the Church of England.’
    • ‘The majority remains opposed to disestablishment of the state church.’

Pronunciation

disestablishment

/dɪsɪˈstablɪʃm(ə)nt//dɪsɛˈstablɪʃm(ə)nt/