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despatch

[dih-spach] /dɪˈspætʃ/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), noun
1.
Related forms
outdespatch, verb (used with object)
undespatched, adjective
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  • Getting rid of this fear, he entered the king's room, whom he despatched with one stroke of his dagger.
British Dictionary definitions for despatched

despatch

/dɪˈspætʃ/
verb
1.
(transitive) a less common spelling of dispatch
Derived Forms
despatcher, noun
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Word Origin and History for despatched

despatch

18c. variant of dispatch (q.v.), apparently the result of an error in the printing of Johnson's dictionary.

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