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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Tending to allay suspicion or hostility; winning favor or confidence: a disarming smile.

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  • v. Present participle of disarm.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. capable of allaying suspicion or hostility and inspiring confidence.
  • adj. capable of allaying hostility.
  • n. act of reducing or depriving of weapons.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. act of reducing or depriving of arms
  • adj. capable of allaying hostility

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