No, no, he could not divest himself of that gown which clung so tightly to his flesh.
It is difficult to divest the mind of facts with which it is most familiar.
He was in a hurry to divest himself of everything recalling the peasant.
Our proclivity to details cannot quite degrade our life and divest it of poetry.
She will have to divest herself of all her "Kilgobbinries" ...