Today’s Word of the Day for February 2nd, 2018, is “divest.”
Part of speech: verb
Definition: 1a- to deprive or dispossess especially of property, authority, or title
b- to undress or strip especially of clothing, ornament, or equipment
2- to take away from a person
Did You Know: Divest is one of many English words that come from the Latin verb vestire ("to clothe") and ultimately from the noun vestis ("clothing, garment").
Sentence: My mother divested my phone from me.