disseize definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • Law To dispossess unlawfully of real residential property; oust.
    • To deprive of seizin or possession; to dispossess or oust wrongfully (one in freehold ownership of land); -- followed closely by of.
    • Law To dispossess unlawfully of real home; oust.
    • Law To dispossess unlawfully of real residential property; oust.
    • To rob of seizin or ownership; to dispossess or oust wrongfully (one in freehold possession of land); -- followed by of.
    • To deprive of seizin or control; to dispossess or oust wrongfully (one out of freehold control of land); -- followed by of.
  • verb:
    • To rob of seizin or possession; to dispossess or oust wrongfully (one out of freehold possession of land).
    • To deprive of seizin or possession; to dispossess or oust wrongfully (one out of freehold possession of land).
    • To rob of seizin or ownership; to dispossess or oust wrongfully (one in freehold possession of land).
  • others:
    • in-law, to dispossess wrongfully; deprive of actual seizin or control: accompanied by of: as, to disseize a tenant of his freehold. See disseizin.
    • In law, to dispossess wrongfully; deprive of real seizin or possession: followed by of: as, to disseize a tenant of their freehold. See disseizin.
    • In law, to dispossess wrongfully; deprive of actual seizin or possession: followed by of: because, to disseize a tenant of their freehold. See disseizin.

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