|1.||indicating reversal: disconnect; disembark|
|2.||indicating negation, lack, or deprivation: dissimilar; distrust; disgrace|
|3.||indicating removal or release: disembowel; disburden|
|4.||expressing intensive force: dissever|
|[from Latin dis- apart; in some cases, via Old French des-. In compound words of Latin origin, dis- becomes dif- before f and di- before some consonants]|
Absence of; opposite of: disorientation.
Undo; do the opposite of: dislocate.
Deprive of; remove: dismember.