Sentence Examples


  • We need to defuse this increasingly acrimonious situation.
  • It tends to bring us back into balance and defuse conflict.
  • For instance, robots can defuse bombs or travel down hard-to-get areas like a mine.
  • The Counter-Terrorist team may intercept the bomb carrier, defuse the bomb or stall the other team until time runs out to win.
  • The goal of dealing with customer complaints is to defuse the situation and to take the steps necessary to appease and keep the customer, if at all possible.