verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of disband
OTHER WORDS FROM disbanddis·band·ment, nounun·dis·band·ed, adjective
Words nearby disband
Example sentences from the Web for disband
The company, Electrek’s Fred Lambert wrote, has disbanded its PR department altogether, leaving no one to respond to press queries.
At first, the top guideline listed on the page said that the group would disband after the election.Early members of ‘Wall of Moms’ reflect on where they went wrong as protests in Portland continue|Brooke Henderson|October 6, 2020|Fortune
The elite running team was ultimately disbanded last year after its head coach, Alberto Salazar, received a four-year suspension for doping violations.
Police were called to the man's home twice in one week, and he refused to disband the party on the second occasion, authorities said.Man refused to disband party that violated COVID order, gets year in jail|Jon Brodkin|September 29, 2020|Ars Technica
Since May, at least 11 cities have started the process of cutting police budgets or disbanding police departments altogether.Defund the Police? Here Come the Private Security Patrols|Nick Fouriezos|August 27, 2020|Ozy
Odessa experts and politicians do not expect either camp to disband before the presidential elections in May.
After the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libyan leaders promised to quickly to disband militias.Libyan Government Turns to Ansar Al-Sharia Militia for Crime-Fighting Help|Jamie Dettmer|February 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Without jobs, it will be harder to persuade young men to give up their weapons and to disband their militias.
It will not be easy to persuade militias to disband with payback sentiments like those.
Without work, many militiamen will have little incentive to disband.
And now in thought we disband the little circle of five, to be reunited elsewhere after many years.A Life of St. John for the Young|George Ludington Weed
They required of him that his faithful lieutenant should at once disband his forces and leave the country.
Though the Indian trouble might by now be called adjusted, Bacon, far up the York, did not disband his men.Pioneers of the Old South|Mary Johnston
Admiral Saisset had to disband the four men who remained to him.History of the Commune of 1871|P. Lissagary
She asked them if she should disband the army, and there was a negative wail from one end of the land to the other.Graustark|George Barr McCutcheon