verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of disarm
Related formsdis·arm·er, nounun·dis·armed, adjective
Examples from the Web for disarm
The doctors promise that the initiative will “disarm the boundaries between psychiatry, humanities, and hip-hop culture.”Hip-Hop Psychology: Using Music to Fight Mental Illness|Charlotte Lytton|November 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Only the most out-of-touch radical would try to disarm soldiers,” he said in a statement Thursday.The Ugliest, Creepiest Responses to the Fort Hood Shooting|Caitlin Dickson|April 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was deemed too risky to try to disarm or move those chemical munitions, according to these officials.Obama’s Plan B for Securing Assad’s Chemical Weapons|Eli Lake|September 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I entered as part of the invasion force sent to disarm Iraq.America’s Lost Decade in Iraq: A Marine Officer Looks Back|Benjamin Busch|March 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The aim is not to disarm our troops or weaken our national security, but to strengthen both.Why Conservatives Should Be Rooting for Defense Cuts|Mark McKinnon|January 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They are consistent, and urge that this nation should disarm and check military expenditures.Our National Defense:|George Hebard Maxwell
They who wish to unite themselves to your enemies naturally desire that you should disarm yourself by a peace with these enemies.
It shows the possibility of detecting a signature that has been painted over, in order to disarm suspicion.The Social Gangster|Arthur B. Reeve
It was impossible to disarm the distrusted Native Infantry regiment in the absence of a European force.Life and Work in Benares and Kumaon, 1839-1877|James Kennedy
Neither childhood nor helpless age—neither youth, beauty, sex, nor rank could disarm the fury of the conquerors.