disburse vs. disperse – The Correct Way to Use Each | Confusing Words
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Disburse

Definition:

expend, as from a fund

Examples:

Disburse the profits to the shareholders.

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Disperse

Definition:

distribute loosely or scatter

Examples:

disperse particles or The crowd dispersed after the speeches.

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