to cause (a person or a group of people) to be less likely than others to succeed : to prevent (a person or group) from having power, authority, or influence.
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tr.v. dis·em·pow·ered, dis·em·pow·er·ing, dis·em·pow·ers. To deprive of power or influence. dis′em·pow′er·ment n. American Heritage® Dictionary of the ...
Make (a person or group) less powerful or confident:. Meaning, pronunciation and example sentences, English to English reference content.
Noun. (countable and uncountable, plural disempowerments). (countable) The