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disarm(Divest of arms), verb arma homini adimere, attenuate, cripple, deactivate, debilitate, decimate, demilitarize, demobilize, deprive of arms, deprive of means of defense, deprive of power, deprive of strength, deprive of weapons, devitalize, dilute, disable, disenable, disinvigorate, enervate, enfeeble, hominem armis exuere, incapacitate, invalidate, make inactive, make useless, muzzle, neutralize, paralyze, put out of combat, reduce forces, reduce in strength, reduce the armament, render harmless, render innocuous, render powerless, render weak, strip, unarm, undermine, weaken
disarm(Set at ease), verb allay fears, allay mistrust, appease, assuage, assure, beguile, bring around, bring over, conciliate, content, divest of suspicion, gain over, gain the confidence of, make friendly, mollify, pacify, placate, propitiate, quell suspicion, reconcile, remove suspicion, reetore harmony, satisfy, smooth over, subdue, touch, win over
See also: disable, disqualify, placate, propitiate