Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: disarmed
IPA transcription: [dɪs'ɑɹmd]
Usage examples
  • His honesty, good faith, and simplicity were generally acknowledged, and disarmed the political rancor of the strongest opponents.
  • He who fires the first shot rarely hits his man, for he fires with the apprehension of being disarmed, before an armed foe; then, whilst he fires, make your horse rear; that manoeuvre has saved my life several times."
  • Finding themselves so suddenly disarmed, the amazed Blueskins turned about and ran again, while Cap'n Bill, greatly excited by his victory, shouted to his followers to pursue the enemy, and hobbled after them as fast as he could make his wooden leg go, swinging his sharp stick as he advanced.