how to pronounce disarm


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disarm is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of disarm in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… way to locate and disarm traps whether …”

meanings of disarm


  1. To disable the security systems on.
  2. To lay down arms; to stand down.
  3. To deprive of weapons; to deprive of the means of attack or defense; to render defenseless.
  4. To deprive of the means or the disposition to harm; to render harmless or innocuous.
  5. To reduce one's own military forces.


  1. The act of depriving a person of a weapon they carry.

disarm frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word disarm occurs in english on average 0.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics disarm can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that disarm can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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