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disarm

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of disarm

  1. 1 to reduce the size and strength of the armed forces of the defeated nation was disarmed so that it would never again be a threat to international order Synonyms of disarm demilitarize Words Related to disarm demobilize; denuclearize Near Antonyms of disarm equip, reequip, weapon; embattle, mechanize, mobilize Antonyms of disarm arm, militarize

  2. 2 to lessen the anger or agitation of her future father-in-law was totally disarmed by her easy charm Synonyms of disarm appease, assuage, conciliate, pacify, gentle, mollify, placate, propitiateWords Related to disarm calm, comfort, console, content, hush, quiet, soothe, tranquilize (also tranquillize); endear (to), ingratiate; delight, gladden, gratify, please; adulate, blarney, flatter, overpraise, soft-soap; quench, sate, satiate, satisfy; cater (to), humor, indulge; blandish, cajole, coax, sweet-talk, wheedle; baby, coddle, mollycoddle, pamper, spoil; dulcify, sweetenNear Antonyms of disarm aggravate, annoy, antagonize, bother, bug, burn (up), chafe, cross, exasperate, gall, get, grate, irk, irritate, nettle, peeve, pique, put out, rankle, rile, roil, ruffle, vex; provoke, rouse; harass, harry, persecute, pester; agitate, discomfort, distress, disturb, fret, perturb, unhinge, unsettle, upset, worry; affront, insult, offend, slightAntonyms of disarm anger, enrage, incense, inflame (also enflame), infuriate, ire, madden, outrage



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