Meaning of indispose in English:


Pronunciation /ɪndɪˈspəʊz/


[with object] archaic
  • 1Make (someone) unfit for or unable to do something.

    • ‘not to get one's sleep indisposes one for the whole day’
    disabled, debilitated, indisposed, unfit
  • 2Make (someone) averse to something.

    • ‘The Vitious Affections and Habits and the deprav'd frame of mind to be met with in most Atheists do very much indispose them to be convinc'd by the proofes of a Deity that might other wise be sufficient.’