Thesaurus

demilitarizing

verb
present participle of demilitarize

Synonyms & Antonyms of demilitarizing

to reduce the size and strength of the armed forces of
  • the two nations agreed to demilitarize themselves reciprocally in hopes of avoiding war

Synonyms for demilitarizing

Words Related to demilitarizing

Near Antonyms for demilitarizing

Antonyms for demilitarizing

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about demilitarizing

Cite this Entry

“Demilitarizing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/demilitarizing. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on demilitarizing

Nglish: Translation of demilitarizing for Spanish Speakers

Comments on demilitarizing

What made you want to look up demilitarizing? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

A Thanksgiving Word Quiz

  • a traditional thanksgiving dinner
  • November comes from a word for which of the following numbers?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!