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disarming

adjective dis·arm·ing

Simple Definition of disarming

  • : tending to remove any feelings of unfriendliness or distrust

Full Definition of disarming

  1. :  allaying criticism or hostility :  ingratiating <a disarming smile>

dis·arm·ing·ly play \-ˈär-miŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of disarming

  1. We were all charmed by his disarming openness and modesty.

  2. <a thoroughly disarming little rascal who can talk his way out of any trouble>



1839

First Known Use of disarming

1839

Rhymes with disarming



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