Synonyms of disarm in English:

disarm


See definition of disarm

verb

1‘the UN must disarm the country and arrest the warlords’

SYNONYMS

deprive of arms, take weapons from, render defenceless, make powerless

demilitarize, demobilize

ANTONYMS

arm, militarize

2‘the militia had refused government demands to disarm’

SYNONYMS

lay down arms, lay down weapons, demilitarize, turn over weapons, decommission arms, decommission weapons, become unarmed

literary sheathe the sword, turn swords into ploughshares

ANTONYMS

arm

3‘police disarmed a parcel bomb’

SYNONYMS

defuse, disable, deactivate, remove the fuse from, put out of action

make safe, make harmless

ANTONYMS

arm, set

4‘the warmth in his voice disarmed her’

SYNONYMS

win over, charm, undermine someone's resistance, sweeten

persuade, convert

mollify, appease, placate, pacify, conciliate, humour, propitiate

ANTONYMS

antagonize