Definitions for disarmdɪsˈɑrm
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
to deprive of a weapon or weapons.
to remove the actuating device from:
to disarm a bomb.
Category: Common Vocabulary, Military
to deprive of the means of attack or defense:
The lack of logic disarmed his argument.
to win the affection or approval of.
(v.i.)to lay down one's weapons.
to reduce or limit the size, equipment, armament, etc., of armed forces.
Origin of disarm:
1325–75; < OF desarmer
disarm, demilitarize, demilitarise(verb)
remove offensive capability from
make less hostile; win over
"Her charm disarmed the prosecution lawyer completely"
take away the weapons from; render harmless
To deprive of arms; to take away the weapons of; to deprive of the means of attack or defense; to render defenseless.
To deprive of the means or the disposition to harm; to render harmless or innocuous; as, to disarm a man's wrath.
To lay down arms; to stand down.
To reduce one's own military forces.
Origin: From desarmen, from desarmer
to deprive of arms; to take away the weapons of; to deprive of the means of attack or defense; to render defenseless
to deprive of the means or the disposition to harm; to render harmless or innocuous; as, to disarm a man's wrath
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Translations for disarm
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to take away weapons from
He crept up from behind and managed to disarm the gunman.
- يَنْزَع أو يُجَرِّد من السِّلاحArabic
- desarmarPortuguese (BR)
- relvituks tegemaEstonian
- خلع سلاح کردنFarsi
- riisua aseistaFinnish
- לְפָרֵק מְנִשקוֹHebrew
- हथियार छीन लेनाHindi
- razoružati, učiniti bezopasnimCroatian
- 무장을 해제하다Korean
- melucutkan senjataMalay
- avvæpne, uskadeliggjøreNorwegian
- خلع سلاح کردنPersian
- بې وسله كول، وسله ځنې اخيستلPashto
- a dezarmaRomanian
- silâhsız hâle getirmekTurkish
- 繳...的械，解除武裝Chinese (Trad.)
- ہتھیار چھینناUrdu
- tước vũ khíVietnamese
- 缴...的械，解除武装Chinese (Simp.)
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