Definition of indispose in English:


Pronunciation /ˌindəˈspōz/ /ˌɪndəˈspoʊz/

transitive verb

[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.’



/ˌindəˈspōz/ /ˌɪndəˈspoʊz/