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verb disarm pronunciation in British English /dɪsˈɑː(r)m/
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present tense
present participledisarming
past tensedisarmed
past participledisarmed
  1. 1
    [transitive] to take someone’s weapons so that they can no longer use them
  2. 2
    [transitive] to make someone feel less angry or unfriendly because of the way you behave or talk to them

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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