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Definition of the verb defang

What does defang mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: defanged | defanging | defangs

  1. remove the fangs from

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Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

-ang, bang, bhang, clang, dang, fang, gang, gangue, hang, pang, rang, sang, slang, spang, sprang, stang, tang, twang, vang, whang, yang; big bang, birth pang, boomslang, chain gang, eliffhang, defang, gang bang, gobang, harangue, ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

prang, rang, sang, slang, spang, sprang, stang, tang, twang, whang, yang cliff- hang, defang, ginseng, harangue, linsang, meringue, mustang, orang, parang, Pinang, press-gang, probang, shebang, slam-bang, straphang, trepang, whizbang ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Folk Art (2004)

by Gerard C. Wertkin

This definition, which emphasizes the pervasiveness of built forms within the American landscape, serves to defang the classist, elitist, and ethnocentric conception that vernacular architecture is created by economically, culturally, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Prehistory (2001)

Volume 3: East Asia and Oceania by Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember

Zhai Defang (1994). "Shilun Xiajiadian shangceng wenhua qing- tongqi" ( Preliminary discussion on bronze artifacts of the Late Xiajiadian culture). In Neimenggu wenwu kaogu wenji, ed. Li Yiyou and Wei Jian. Beijing: Zhongguo dabaike ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present (2009)

From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century Five-volume Set by Paul Finkelman

Since jail didn't work, Washington tried to defang the Guardian by financing competing papers and funding a libel lawsuit by a young Yale orator, William Pickens, later of the NAACP. The Guardian called Pickens “a little black freak” with “a ...

Google previewConcise Oxford English Dictionary (2011)

Luxury Edition by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite

defang v. make harmless or ineffectual. default n. 1 failure to fulfil an ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of English (2010)

by Angus Stevenson

defang 7verb [with obj.] make (something) harmless or ineffectual: the president had largely defanged the opposition. defat 7verb (defats, ...

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Defang Meaning

Video shows what defang means. To remove the fangs from (something).. To render harmless.. Defang Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary.

Scrabble value of D2E1F4A1N1G2

The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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