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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Remove offensive capability from; Take away the weapons from; Make less hostile.

Usage examples (39)
  • Captured soldiers were disarmed and put into camps.
  • Could Pain disarm, and Death's last pang beguile —!
  • I met the person I would disarm him, without realising what a bitter pun the word disarm was.
  • Q They recommend everybody -- Litfenoff (ph.) in 1939 said the way to disarm is to disarm. for more
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