Share this entry

delicense Line breaks: de|license
Pronunciation: /diːˈlʌɪs(ə)ns/
(also delicence)

Definition of delicense in English:


[with object]
Deprive of a licence.
Example sentences
  • Coal and lignite, petroleum (other than crude) and its distillation products and bulk drugs were delicensed.
  • Apparently the spectrum that Wi-Fi uses has not been delicensed yet for use in this country.
  • We're the most delicensed uncontrolled film industry in the world…

Words that rhyme with delicense

licence, license

Definition of delicense in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources