Vocabulary Mondays – divest

Artist:  Artis Harrison
Artist: Artis Harrison

Word:  divest

Part of Speech:  verb

Meaning: to strip or deprive of something; to sell off

Word Usage:  Howard was extremely lucky; he DIVESTED himself of $10 million in financial stocks just before they crashed.  (GRE Vocabulary Flashcards)

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