Usage examples for disposes

  1. In short, that woman disposes a long time before man proposes. – George Bernard Shaw by Gilbert K. Chesterton
  2. Let us leave them on their journey, and admire the Providence which sports with the thoughts of men and disposes of states. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 3 And His Court and of The Regency by Duc de Saint-Simon
  3. That the poor dwarf is repulsive to their sense of physical beauty and their romantic conception of heroism, that he is ugly and awkward, greedy and ridiculous, disposes for them of his claim to live and love. – The Perfect Wagnerite A Commentary on the Niblung's Ring by George Bernard Shaw