The attorney suggested Bettencourt might try to disinherit her daughter for “ingratitude.”
Raoul is surprised to see him, but at once renews his oath to disinherit all of Berniers family—his father and uncles.
And now you come and say: 'Engage yourself to him—and I'll disinherit him at once.
What did you do to grandpa Rouget, to your father, that he should drive you away and disinherit you?
A father had taken offence at his son, and threatened to disinherit him.
We have been in perpetual peace till now, that thou come to disinherit us.
And as for the money and all that, if you disinherit her, or—or whatever it is they do—we don't care.
When finally he threatened to disinherit the young man, Francis cheerfully agreed to surrender all right to his inheritance.
How shall it matter to you, since he's sworn to disinherit you?
That he should threaten to disinherit his daughter if she married contrary to his wishes was to be expected.