Definition of Disarmament

1. Noun. Act of reducing or depriving of arms. "The disarmament of the aggressor nations must be complete"

Exact synonyms: Disarming
Generic synonyms: Demobilisation, Demobilization
Antonyms: Armament, Arming
Derivative terms: Disarm, Disarm, Disarm, Disarm, Disarming



Definition of Disarmament

1. n. The act of disarming.

Definition of Disarmament

1. Noun. The reduction or the abolition of the military forces and armaments of a nation, and of its capability to wage war ¹

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Definition of Disarmament

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Disarmament

disappropriation
disappropriations
disapproval
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disapproved
disapprovement
disapprover
disapprovers
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disapproving
disapprovingly
disard
disards
disarm
disarmament (current term)
disarmaments
disarmature
disarmed
disarmer
disarmers
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disarmeth
disarming
disarmingly
disarmoured
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disarrange
disarranged
disarrangement

Literary usage of Disarmament

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The American Journal of International Law by American Society of International Law (1908)
"disarmament Universal peace is the hope of the whole world — peace between individual men, peace between social groups. It has been the heart's desire of ..."

2. Selected Articles on National Defense by Julia Emily Johnsen (1920)
"The other is that universal disarmament will prevent war. ... To put disarmament forward as one of the essential preliminaries to ..."

3. Taft Papers on League of Nations by William Howard Taft (1920)
"disarmament OF NATIONS AND FREEDOM OF THE SEAS ' The original program of the League to Enforce Peace contained no clause with reference to disarmament of ..."

4. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1867)
"THE DIFFICULTIES OF disarmament. REPORTS have been flying about Europe for ... In the teeth of such " preparations for peace " projects of disarmament are ..."

5. The First Book of World Law: A Compilation of the International Conventions by Raymond Landon Bridgman (1911)
"Only twice is "disarmament" found in the de Martens list of many ... But no beginning of disarmament is worthy of neglect, however humble it may be. ..."

6. The Limitation of Armaments: A Collection of the Projects Proposed for the by Hans Wehberg, Edwin Hermann Zeydel, Christian Lous Lange (1921)
"The majority, however, is opposed to such a unilateral disarmament. ... In 1903, at the Twelfth Universal Peace Congress at Havre, unilateral disarmament ..."

7. The United Nations System: The Policies of Member States by Chadwick F. Alger, Gene Martin Lyons, John E. Trent (1995)
"The period between 1960 and 1963 can be considered as somewhat of a watershed in the role of the United Nations in disarmament affairs. ..."

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