Definition of

Defuse

  1. (verb, competition) remove the triggering device from

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Antonyms of Defuse

fuse

Alternate forms of Defuse

Derivations: defusing

Hypernyms: remove, take, take away, withdraw

Origin of the word Defuse

  1. 1943, from de- + fuse. more

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